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Merry Cherry Bars Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Beth Kelly Jones

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup butter
1 cup sugar
1 egg
1/2 tsp. almond extract
2 cups flour
1/4 tsp. salt
3/4 cup chopped red candied cherries (or chocolate chips or nuts)
1/2 cup Holidays M&M's

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 300. Beat butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Blend in egg and almond extract. Add flour and salt. Mix well. Stir in 3/4 cup cherries (or chocolate or nuts.) Spread dough in ungreased jelly roll pan or 13x9 inch pan. Sprinkle with M&M's and press lightly. Bake 30-35 minutes or until lightly browned. Mix powdered sugar and water and drizzle over cookies. Cut into pieces.

 

 

 

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