Cherry Bars

READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by JANIC412

Here are two of our favorite cookies for the holidays

Top Review by Aroostook

Easy recipe... really festive served in individual silver/colored cupcake papers. I brought these bars to a Christmas cookie swap. I have had calls all day asking for the recipe! A keeper.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven to 350°.
  2. Combine flour and powdered sugar.
  3. With a fork or pastry blender, cut in the butter until it resembles coarse crumbs.
  4. Press firmly into a 9" square and ungreased pan.
  5. Bake 10 minutes, set aside.
  6. In a small bowl, combine flour, sugar, baking powder and salt.
  7. Add eggs and beat well.
  8. Stir in cherries, coconut and nuts.
  9. Spread over crust.
  10. Return to oven and bake 25-30 minutes until light golden brown.
  11. Cool completely on a rack.
  12. Cut into bars then sprinkle powdered sugar over the bars.
  13. I cut these into small bars and put them in little foil cups.

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