Dark Chocolate Cherry Oatmeal Cookies
Prep Time
20 mins
Cook Time
12 mins
Total Time
32 mins

These Dark Chocolate Cherry Oatmeal Cookies are your favorite old fashioned oatmeal cookie made even better by the addition of dark chocolate chips and chopped fresh cherries. They're a sure sign that summer's finally arrived!

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cherry oatmeal cookies, cookies, dark chocolate cherry oatmeal cookies, oatmeal cookies
Servings: 48 cookies
Calories: 83 kcal
Author: Lynne
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 tablespoon dark brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cardamom
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 egg beaten
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter melted
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1 3/4 cups rolled oats
  • 1 cup dark chocolate chips
  • 1 cup diced fresh cherries
  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F and prepare two cookie sheets by lining them with parchment.

  2. In a large bowl, whisk the flour, granulated sugar, brown sugar, cardamom, baking soda, and salt together.
  3. Stir in the beaten egg, melted butter, milk and rolled oats.
  4. Mix in chocolate chips.
  5. Fold in cherries, but do not overmix.
  6. Arrange by tablespoonfuls on prepared cookie sheets about 1 1/2 inches apart as they will spread as they bake.

  7. Bake until edges are just slightly golden, about 10-12 minutes.

Nutrition Facts
Dark Chocolate Cherry Oatmeal Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 83 Calories from Fat 27
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 3g 5%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Cholesterol 8mg 3%
Sodium 42mg 2%
Potassium 47mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 12g 4%
Sugars 6g
Protein 1g 2%
Vitamin A 1.4%
Vitamin C 0.3%
Calcium 1.6%
Iron 2.2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.