*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                            Chocolate Chip Drops
 
 Recipe By     : Thomas J. May <Matsubayas@AOL.COM>
 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Cookies
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
      1/4  cup           butter or margarine,softened
    3      oz            cream cheese,softened
      1/2  cup           sugar
      1/4  cup           packed light brown sugar
    1                    egg
      1/2  tsp           vanilla extract
    1 1/3  cup           all-purpose flour
      1/4  tsp           soda
      1/2  tsp           salt
    1      cup           semi-sweet chocolate chips
      1/4  cup           drained chopped maraschino sherries
   36                    cherry halves
 
 Preheat oven to 375.
 
 Cream butter,cream cheese,sugar,brown sugar,egg,
 and vanilla in mixer bowl until light and fluffy.
 
 Combine flour,soda, and salt in small bowl.  Add to
 creamed mixture,mix well.  Stir in chocolate chips and
 chopped cherries.
 
 Drop by rounded teaspoonfulls onto ungreased cookie
 sheet.  Top each cookie with a cherry half.
 
 Bake for 8 minutes or just until set.  Remove immediately
 to wire rack to cool.
 
 Yield 3 dozen
 
                    
 
 
 
 
 
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