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French Cherry Dessert

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Wish to cook something special for your folks this weekend? Try out this great dish, French Cherry Dessert - impressing your friends and family would've never been this easy! Also, this French Cherry Dessert is cooked in no time; so just give it a try!
Ingredients
  Corn flakes/Corn flake crumbs cup 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Confectioner sugar 3 Tablespoon
  Sifted flour 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Baking powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Eggs 2 , well beaten
  Maraschino cherries 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), halved (Drained)
  Sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Vanilla flavoring 1 Teaspoon
  Nutmeats 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped
  Coconut 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), flaked
Directions

GETTING READY
1)Crush the cornflakes into fine crumbs

MAKING
2)In a mixing bowl mix together the confectioner’s sugar, flour and the corn flakes crumbs
3)Using the hands, mix in the butter to resemble a coarse mixture
4) In a 8 x 8 inch baking pan, spread the crumbs evenly
5)Bake in the oven at 350 F for 25minutes till lightly browned
6)Sift the flour, baking powder, salt in a large bowl
7)Using the electric mixer, cream the eggs, sugar and the vanilla
8)Add in the flour mixture
9)Fold in the nutmeats, coconut and the cherries
10)Spread over the baked crust
11)Bake in the oven at 325 F for 45minutes till done
12)Allow to cool

SERVING
13)Cut into squares and serve topped with whipped cream or ice cream

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
French
Course: 
Dessert
Taste: 
Sweet
Feel: 
Crunchy
Method: 
Baked
Interest: 
Holiday
Ingredient: 
Cherry
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
70 Minutes
Ready In: 
90 Minutes
Servings: 
6

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