Cherry Chocolate Chunk Cookies: Sweet Temptation

Picture this: a batch of Cherry Chocolate Chunk Cookies fresh out of the oven, their sweet aroma filling your kitchen, and their gooey, chocolatey goodness tempting your taste buds. These cookies are the embodiment of indulgence, and they’re incredibly easy to make.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup chocolate chunks
  • 1/2 cup dried cherries

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C) and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. In a mixing bowl, cream together the softened butter, granulated sugar, and brown sugar until it’s light and fluffy.
  3. Beat in the egg and vanilla extract until well combined.
  4. In a separate bowl, whisk together the flour, baking soda, and salt. Gradually add this dry mixture to the wet ingredients, mixing until a dough forms.
  5. Gently fold in the chocolate chunks and dried cherries.
  6. Drop rounded tablespoons of cookie dough onto the prepared baking sheet, spacing them about 2 inches apart.
  7. Bake for 10-12 minutes, or until the edges are golden brown.
  8. Allow the cookies to cool on the baking sheet for a few minutes before transferring them to a wire rack to cool completely.
  9. Enjoy these Cherry Chocolate Chunk Cookies with a glass of cold milk or your favorite hot beverage!

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 24 cookies

These Cherry Chocolate Chunk Cookies are the perfect blend of sweet and tart, with the richness of chocolate chunks in every bite. They make for a delightful treat any time of the day.

Nutrition Information (per serving): Calories: 150, Total Fat: 7g, Saturated Fat: 4g, Cholesterol: 20mg, Sodium: 75mg, Total Carbohydrates: 21g, Dietary Fiber: 1g, Sugars: 12g, Protein: 2g

Picture yourself savoring these cookies, their flavors dancing on your palate. The combination of chewy cherries and decadent chocolate in a soft cookie is pure bliss. Whether you’re sharing them with loved ones or keeping them all to yourself, Cherry Chocolate Chunk Cookies are a sweet temptation that’s impossible to resist. Bake a batch today and experience the magic for yourself!

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