Chocolate Cherry Drops
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 12 minutes
Total Time: 32 minutes
Cream together butter and sugar with a hand mixer or stand mixer until fluffy, about 3-5 minutes.
Beat in eggs and vanilla until well combined.
In a separate bowl: Mix flour, cocoa, baking soda, and salt. Add gradually to creamed butter mixture. Beat until combined.
Stir in cherries and nuts until just combined.
Drop by teaspoon fulls onto a parchment-lined cookie sheet.
Garnish with cherry or walnut halves if desired. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes, or until set. Allow to cool on baking sheet for 5 minutes, then transfer to cooling rack.