Cherry Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies
|Source:||Cherry Stop, Traverse City, Michigan|
|URL - Link:||www.thecherrystop.com|
Jamie Roster, co-owner of Cherry Stop in Traverse City, Michigan, shares this yummy recipe for cookies your kids will love. Read our interview with her in the Metro Parent Crumbs blog!
|Number of Servings:||48 regular cookies or 12 monster cookies|
|Ingredients:||1 cup butter or margarine, softened
1 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. salt
2 cups quick cooking oats
1 1/2 cups Cherry Stop Dried Tart Cherries
|Directions:||1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. In a large mixing bowl, cream together butter, sugar and brown sugar. Add eggs and vanilla; beat well.
2. Combine flour, baking powder and salt (if desired); add to egg mixture. Add oats and mix well. Stir in cherries and chocolate chips.
3. Drop rounded spoonfuls onto an ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 10-12 minutes, until golden-brown. Let cool 1 minute on cookie sheet; remove to wire rack to cool completely.
4. Store in a tightly covered container.