Cherry Squares

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Ingredients Minutes Calories
Prep Cook Servings
15 min 35 min 12
Cherry Squares
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1/2 cup Butter, unsalted (softened - bottom layer)
1/3 cup Granulated sugar (bottom layer)
1 cup All-purpose white flour (bottom layer)
300 ml Condensed milk, sweetened (1 can - topping)
2 tbsp Butter, unsalted (topping)
2 tsp Vanilla extract, imitation, no alcohol (topping)
96 gm Candied cherries (3/4 cup, chopped- topping)
57 gm Baking chocolate, semi-sweet (your choice of chocolate! - topping)


Bottom Layer:

- butter
- sugar
- flour

Mix the above using an electric mixer (I use my Kitchen Aid). Press this mixture into the bottom of a parchment paper lined square (9 inch) pan and bake for approximately 15 minutes at 350 degrees, until light golden in colour.


- condensed milk
- butter
- vanilla
- candied cherries
- chocolate squares

Combine condensed milk and butter and melt in a saucepan until bubbling. Once it begins to boil, stir constantly for another 3 minutes. Add vanilla and cherries and remove from heat, stirring to combine.

Pour over top of bottom and return to 350 degree oven for approximately 20 minutes, until bubbly and light golden in colour.

Melt chocolate squares and drizzle over top of pan.

Nutrition Facts

Per Portion

Calories 305
Calories from fat 126
Calories from saturated fat 79
Total Fat 14.0 g
Saturated Fat 8.7 g
Trans Fat 0.5 g
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.6 g
Monounsaturated Fat 3.8 g
Cholesterol 39 mg
Sodium 43 mg
Potassium 166 mg
Total Carbohydrate 41 g
Dietary Fiber 0.6 g
Sugars 25.8 g
Protein 4.0 g

Dietary servings

Per Portion

Grain 0.5

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