Cherry Winks

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Classic Christmas cookie containing nuts, cherries and holiday memories.

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Dry Ingredients
2 1/4 cups Flour
1 teaspoon Baking Powder
1/2 teaspoon Baking soda
1/2 teaspoon Salt
Other Ingredients
3/4 cup Butter; softened
1 cup Sugar
2 Eggs
2 tablespoons milk
1 teaspoon Vanilla
1 cup Walnuts; chopped
1 cup Dates; chopped
1/3 cup Maraschino Cherries; finely chopped
2 1/2 cup Cornflake Crumbs
20 Maraschino Cherries; quartered

Original recipe makes 4



Pre-heat oven to 375?

1. Sift together flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt

2. In a separate large bowl, blend butter, sugar, eggs

3. Stir in milk & vanilla after blending

4. Add dry ingredients to mixture

5. Add nuts, dates, finely chopped cherries

6. MIX WELL (rubber spatula works best)

7. Using a spoon, create walnut sized balls, drop into cornflake crumbs, cover completely with crumbs (They should be about the size of a ping pong ball when done)

8. Place on a greased cookie sheet

9. Top each with 1/4 maraschino cherry

10. Bake at 375? for 12-14 minutes


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