Cherry Sugar Plums
These sweet, fruity, nutty treats are easy, economical, and a hit at cookie swaps and holiday parties. Substitute grenadine for water in this recipe for an extra cherry kick.
Makes: 24Hands-on: 20 minutesTotal: 2 hours 45 minutesDifficulty: Easy
- 1 box (18 oz.) cherry cake mix
- 2 eggs
- 1⁄2 cup butter
- 1 Tbsp. water
- 1⁄4 cup walnuts, chopped
- 1⁄4 cup confectioners’ sugar
- Combine all ingredients except confectioners’ sugar in a bowl. Spoon into 1-inch balls. Chill in the refrigerator for 2 hours. Preheat oven to 375°F.
- Remove cookies from fridge. Place confectioners’ sugar in a paper bag and add cookies. Shake very gently to coat. Place onto an ungreased cookie sheet by spoonfuls. Bake for 12 minutes. Cool on rack.