Here's the recipe ......... One of the great active women on here posted it some time ago. I use it all the time.
Chocolate Covered Cherry Cookies
350* - ungreased - 10-12 minutes - 3 doz
1 1/2 cup flour
1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp baking soda
1/2 cup butter, softened
3/4 cup sugar
1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
20 oz jar maraschino cherries
6 oz choc chips
1/2 cup sweetened condensed milk
In large bowl, sift flour, cocoa, salt, baking powder & soda.
In mixer bowl, beat butter & sugar on low speed til fluffy.
Add egg and vanilla and beat well. Gradually add dry
ingredients to creamed mixture and beat until well blended.
-Shape dough into 1" dough balls, place on ungreased
cookie sheet. Press down the center of the ball with thumb.
-Drain cherries, reserving juice. Place a cherry in the
center of each dough ball.
-In small saucepan, combine choc. pieces, sweet. condensed
milk. Heat until choc is melted. Stir in 4 tsp cerry juice.
Spoon 1 tsp of choc mixture over each cherry, covering well.
-Bake at 350 degrees for 10-12 mins. Makes about 3 doz cookies.