Door County Cherry Dessert

Recipe by Tom Lambie

This recipe I found at a bed and breakfast in Door County, Wisconsin. This area is known for it's cherry orchards. This recipe is outstanding to serve, it is quick, simple and very good.

Top Review by Tom Lambie

This recipe is the geatest. So easy and what a flavor. If you like cherries you got to try this.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 4 cups tart red cherries, pitted
  • 1 -2 cup butter, melted
  • 1 yellow cake mix, with pudding
  • 1 cup pecans, chopped


  1. Grease a 9x13 cake pan Preheat the oven to 350 degrees LAYER ONE: Sprinkle the cherries into the pan.
  2. LAYER TWO: Sprinkle the dry cake mix over the cherries.
  3. LAYER THREE: Drizzle the melted butter evenly over the top of the cake mix.
  4. LAYER FOUR: Sprinkle the chopped pecans on top of mixture.
  5. Bake for 50 minutes.
  6. Serve warm with ice cream or with cool whip.

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