Total Time
1hr 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr

I found this recipe in a cookbook many, many years ago and have been using it ever since. It is easy and quick to prepare and is best served warm, but gets eaten readily hot or cold. A nice dollop of ice cream on the side is always good, too.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix together by hand, 1 cup sugar, 1 cup flour, salt and 1 stick of melted oleo with two eggs.
  2. Set aside.
  3. Drain the cherries and put in the bottom of a round cake pan.
  4. Sprinkle some sugar over top of cherries.
  5. Just enough to sweeten the cherries.
  6. Spoon the dough mixture over the cherries.
  7. Bake 350° for 1 hour.


Most Helpful

This was so simple but so delicious. Who knew I could create a tasty dessert so quickly with a few ingredients. Made for Spring Pic a Chef 2012. Thank you for the yummies!

AmyZoe April 22, 2012

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