Cherries and chocolate are always a big hit- the best part is when you bite into one and find the cherry surprise! They are a fun (and easy!) treat for Valentine’s Day.
1 1/2 squares of baking chocolate
1/2 cup butter
1/4 cup powdered sugar
1 (10 oz) jar maraschino cherries
2 T cherry juice from maraschino cherries
1 t vanilla
1 1/2 cups flour
1/8 t salt
White chocolate for dipping Directions:
Add the flour and salt and mix well. Knead together into a dough.
Pat dough tightly around each cherry, (make sure cherries are VERY dry).
Bake at 350 for 12 to 15 minutes. Cool thoroughly.