Cherry Chocolate Chip Cookies
Picture this: a batch of Cherry Chocolate Chip Cookies, golden brown and oozing with melted chocolate, fresh out of the oven. These cookies are a delightful twist on the classic chocolate chip cookie, infused with the sweet and tangy flavors of ripe cherries. With a crisp exterior and a soft, chewy interior, these cookies are a symphony of textures and tastes that will leave your taste buds dancing.
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
- 3/4 cup granulated sugar
- 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 2 large eggs
- 1 cup chocolate chips
- 1 cup chopped fresh cherries, pitted and drained
- Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C) and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
- In a medium bowl, whisk together the flour, baking soda, and salt. Set aside.
- In a large mixing bowl, cream together the softened butter, granulated sugar, brown sugar, and vanilla extract until light and fluffy.
- Add the eggs one at a time, mixing well after each addition.
- Gradually add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients, mixing until just combined.
- Gently fold in the chocolate chips and chopped cherries.
- Drop spoonfuls of dough onto the prepared baking sheet, spacing them about 2 inches apart.
- Bake in the preheated oven for 10-12 minutes, or until the edges are golden brown.
- Allow the cookies to cool on the baking sheet for a few minutes before transferring them to a wire rack to cool completely.
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Yield: 24 cookies
These Cherry Chocolate Chip Cookies combine the richness of chocolate with the burst of flavor from fresh cherries. A delightful treat for any occasion!
Nutrition information: Calories: 180 | Total Fat: 8g | Carbohydrates: 25g | Protein: 2g
Picture yourself savoring each bite of these Cherry Chocolate Chip Cookies. The warm, gooey chocolate melds seamlessly with the juicy sweetness of the cherries, creating a harmonious blend of tastes that’s both comforting and indulgent. These cookies aren’t just a treat; they’re a reminder that sometimes, the most unexpected combinations result in pure culinary magic. So, whether you’re baking them for a special gathering or simply craving a delightful escape, these Cherry Chocolate Chip Cookies are the perfect companions for your taste buds.