Cherry Cheesecake Thumbprint Cookies
Prep Time
20 mins
Cook Time
25 mins
Total Time
45 mins
 

Pillow-y soft, with a sweet glazed cherry and crunchy graham cracker crumbs- these cherry cheesecake thumbprint cookies are sure to be a family favorite!

Course: Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cherry cheesecake thumbprint cookies
Servings: 42 cookies (approximately)
Calories: 106 kcal
Ingredients
  • 1 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 6 ounces cream cheese (the kind in a brick)
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 4 graham crackers, crushed to fine crumbs (about 1/3 cup crumbs)
  • 2 cups dark-sweet cherries, pitted and halved
  • 3 tablespoons prepared cherry jam (seedless raspberry or red currant may be substituted)
  • 1/4 teaspoon almond extract
Instructions
  1. Please visit Stemilt’s blog, The Stem, for the full recipe directions.
Nutrition Facts
Cherry Cheesecake Thumbprint Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 106 Calories from Fat 45
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 5g 8%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Cholesterol 16mg 5%
Sodium 50mg 2%
Potassium 31mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 12g 4%
Sugars 6g
Protein 1g 2%
Vitamin A 3.9%
Vitamin C 0.7%
Calcium 0.8%
Iron 2.1%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.