Cherry Mash Candy

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by Judy81350

This candy is like those Cherry A Lets or Cherry Mash candy bars of the 50s and 60s. Its fast and easy to make. I get my cherry chips at Walmart. Enjoy!

Top Review by cbarnhart135

Not sure if I did something wrong. My chocolate and peanut butter are not harding. I thought the chocolate mix was suppose to be hard. Please help Thank you

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large saucepan over medium heat, stir together sugar, milk, marshmallows, butter, and salt.
  2. Simmer for 5 minutes.
  3. Add cherry chips and vanilla: stir until melted.
  4. Pour mixture into a well greased 9 x 13 inch pan, and let cool until hard. MAKE SURE CHERRY LAYER IS COOLED AND HARD BEFORE YOU PUT CHOCOLATE ON TOP.
  5. In a microwave, or in a saucepan over low heat, melt chocolate chips and peanut butter.
  6. Pour over cherry mixture and spread evenly.
  7. Allow to cool before cutting.

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