Why I Love This Recipe
These cherry bars have always been one of my favorites, and are always a hit at parties!
Ingredients You'll Need
1 1/2 cups sugar
1/2 cup margarine
1/2 cup shortening
1t vanilla extract
1t almond extract
3 cups flour
1 1/2 t baking powder
1 can cherries
Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
Mix sugar, margarine and shortening.
Add eggs, one at a time, beating each on high speed.
Add vanilla and almond extract.
Combine flour and baking powder and add to batter.
Spread 2/3 of batter in sheet pan, lightly greased.
Spread one cn of cherries over batter.
Dab remainder of batter on top.
Bake for 45 minutes.
For glaze, mix 1 cup of sugar and 1-2 T milk, and drizzle on top once cooled.