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Make Ahead Cherry Winks

Rated as 4.6 out of 5 Stars

"This recipe uses a make ahead mix that can be stored in the refrigerator for up to 4 weeks. Add the ingredients listed below to the mix for Cherry Winks!"
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servings 128
Original recipe yields 12 servings (2 dozen)


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  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
  2. Combine 2 cups of Make Ahead Cookie Mix with white sugar, egg, butter, and vanilla. Add nuts if desired. Stir in raisins and chopped maraschino cherries.
  3. Shape dough into balls. Press half of a Maraschino cherry into each cookie and bake 11-16 minutes.


Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 128 calories; 5.6 19.3 1.5 21 20 Full nutrition

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These cookies were so easy to make and they looked as though I brought them at the store. My friends loved them as gifts.

These were really Delicious and looked beautiful on my Gift cookie trays. Added areally festive look to them. Thanks!

the kids loved these

The recipe is not clear that you need to make an indent with your thumb or finger on each ball of dough, THEN place the cherry on TOP of the cookie and bake. It sounded to me like I needed to pu...

This were lovely! I skipped the nuts because my husband isn't a huge fan and I put nuts in the other "Make Ahead" recipes, so I figured I'd give him a break on this one. These would be really n...