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Cherry Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Skillet Cookie

HI everyone! It’s Melanie from Melanie Makes, with my first contributor post! If there’s one thing I like better than dessert, it’s a dessert that’s made in a single pan. No extra dishes to wash, no excess mess.

Cherry Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Skillet Cookie

Cherry Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Skillet Cookie, an oatmeal cookie base is studded with sweet dried cherries and chocolate chips.

It definitely makes for a sweeter treat!  This Cherry Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Skillet Cookie definitely fits the bill.


Cherry Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Skillet Cookie, an oatmeal cookie base is studded with sweet dried cherries and chocolate chips.
Not only is the end result delicious, but this cookie goes from stove top to oven without the use of a mixing bowl.  Can your cookies do that?

Cherry Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Skillet Cookie, an oatmeal cookie base is studded with sweet dried cherries and chocolate chips.

An oatmeal cookie base is studded with sweet dried cherries and chocolate chips.  When baked until just set, you end up with a gooey, melty, amazing slice of goodness.  A deep dish cookie slice?  Where do I sign up?

Cherry Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Skillet Cookie, an oatmeal cookie base is studded with sweet dried cherries and chocolate chips.

Cherry Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Skillet Cookie
 
 
Ingredients
  • ¾ cup butter
  • ¾ cup sugar
  • ¾ cup brown sugar
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons vanilla
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 1-3/4 cups flour
  • 1 cup quick cooking oats
  • ¾ teaspoon baking soda
  • ¼ teaspoon alt
  • ¾ cup chocolate chips
  • ¾ cup dried cherries
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a 10″ iron skillet, melt butter over medium-low heat. Stir in sugars and vanilla and remove from heat. Let cool for 5 minutes.
  3. Stir eggs into butter and sugar mixture. Stir in flour, oats baking soda, and salt until combined. Stir in chocolate chips and cherries.
  4. Bake for 25-30 minutes, until beginning to brown, but still soft in the center.
  5. Served topped with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.

Cherry Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Skillet Cookie | Melanie Makes melaniemakes.com

Warm from the oven and topped with a scoop of ice cream, this is one dessert you’ll find yourself making over and over again.
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14 Wonderful Comments

  1. Oh this sounds really good…I do think I would have put cherries in it without hearing your recipe. Thanks for sharing on the Thursday Blog Hop!

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    Denise says:
    May 15, 2014

    This looks absolutely amazing! I think I gained a few pounds just looking at it, but so worth it! I will give this a try!

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      Melanie says:
      May 16, 2014

      Definitely worth it, Denise! Let me know what you think if you give it a try!

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    May 16, 2014

    Oh yummy! I’ve seen a lot of skillet cookies lately, but haven’t tried one yet. I love the addition of cherries in yours. Thanks for sharing on Foodie Friday

  4. avatar
    May 16, 2014

    you make some of the yummiest goodies!!!Thank you for sharing your sweet blog at the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop ♥

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    Marti says:
    May 17, 2014

    You have definitely topped the cookie recipes with this one! Thanks for sharing it with us. 🙂 Pinned. Have a great weekend!

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    Winnie says:
    May 18, 2014

    It looks fantastic! And I just looooooooove the use of oatmeal here

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