Dried Cherry-Almond Filled Cookies

120 mins (prep 60, cooking 60)
17 ingredients
48 servings
My original recipe. I came up with this out of necessity when I needed a special cookie for a Holiday party. Rich cherry almond flavor in a cream cheese dough. Be sure to soak the cherries before using or filling will be dry. Cooking/prep time does not reflect time to refrigerate dough.

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Serving Size (18.62 g)
Servings 48
Amount per Serving
Calories 73.01 Calories from Fat 36.27
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 4.03g 297.85%
Saturated Fat 2.47g 593.77%
Trans Fat 0.15g %
Cholesterol 10.73mg 171.61%
Sodium 75.8mg 151.61%
Total Carbohydrate 8.04g 128.57%
Dietary Fiber 0.14 g 27.0%
Sugars 3.97 g %
Protein 1.32g 126.68%
Vitamin A 120.69IU% Vitamin C 0.0mg%
Calcium 18.54mg% Iron 0.25mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
pure vanilla extract, red, dried cherries, amaretto liqueur, white grape juice, whole almonds