"There is no sight on earth more appealing than the sight of a woman making dinner for someone she loves."--Thomas Wolfe

Cherry-Walnut Bars Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Cherry-Walnut Bars, by , is from The Pettis Friends & Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Claudia Bello
Added: Sunday, September 20, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 1/4 c. flour
1/2 c. sugar
1 c. butter
2 eggs
1 c. brown sugar
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. vanilla
1 (2 oz) jar maraschino cherries
1/2 c. walnuts

Directions:
Directions:
Mix three first ingredients until crumbly- press into 9x13 pan. Bake 350 degrees, 20 min. Blend eggs, sugar, salt, baking powder and vanilla. Drain and chop cherries, reserving liquid. Stir cherries and nuts into egg-sugar mixture and place on top of baked crust. Bake 25 min. Cool.

Topping:
1 tbsp. soft butter
1c. powdered sugar
Cherry liquid
Combine butter and sugar with enough cherry liquid to spread.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

173W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!