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If a cherry on top makes dessert special, then cookies filled with cherries must be stellar! Cherries make fabulous fillings and frostings for fruit cookies, and they are an awesome addition to cookie dough.

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By á-25138

Rate this recipe 4.4/5 (50 Votes)
Easy Cherry Pie Sugar Cookie Bars 1 Picture
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Servings 9
Preparation time 15
Cooking time 45

  • 1 (17.5-ounce) pouch sugar cookie mix
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 teaspoon almond extract
  • 1 (21-ounce) can cherry pie filling

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  • 1 1⁄2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 ⁄2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 ⁄2 cup butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 ⁄4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 ⁄4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 ⁄4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 1⁄2 teaspoons vanilla
  • 48 undrained maraschino cherries (reserve 4 teaspoons cherry juice)
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  • 1 ⁄2 cup sweetened condensed milk
4.7/5 (11 Votes)

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  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup icing sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
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  • 2 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
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  • 1/2 cup margarine, softened
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  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon instant coffee granules
  • 1 teaspoon hot water
  • 1/4 cup baking cocoa
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
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  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup packed light brown sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract
  • 3 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt
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4.6/5 (21 Votes)

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  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1 egg
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  • 4 1/2 teaspoons lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3 1/4 cups King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
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White chocolate baked in these cherry cookies as well as coating the outside make these shortbread cookies a chocol

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  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 cup butter, chilled
  • 12 ounces white chocolate baking squares with cocoa butter, finely chopped, divided
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  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
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  • 2 3/4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons salt
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  • Cookies:
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon imitation rum extract
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
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  • 1 teaspoon salt
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  • 3/4 cups of sugar
  • 3/4 cups of packed brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
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  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
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