Chocolate Cherry Bars (From our Valentine's Shows)


Betty Crocker Fudge, Super Moist Cake Mix
2 Eggs
1 tsp. Almond Extract
1 Can Cherry Pie Filling

And for your saucepan:
5 tbs. Margarine or Butter
1 Cup of Sugar
1/3 Cup of Milk
6 oz. Chocolate Chips
1 tsp. Vanilla


Grease and flour 1 large cookie sheet. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large mixing bowl, combine 1 Betty Crocker Fudge Super Moise Cake Mix with 2 eggs, 1 tsp. almond extract and 1 can cherry pie filling (21 oz). Spread this mixture evenly into prepared cookie sheet. Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes. Meanwhile, prepare frosting in saucepan over medium heat: 5 tbs. margarine or butter, 1 cup sugar, 1/3 cup milk, dash of salt. Boil this mixture for 1 minute, then stir in 6 oz. chocolate chips and 1 tsp. vanilla. Frost cake while hot from oven!

Enjoy! From Sandy Kirk, Hy-Vee Chamber Ambassador