Cherry Mash Candy

Zelda Hopkins

By
@Zelda51

I remember these from a kid. They were sure good and now you can have those same old cherry mashs with this recipe.Enjoy!!!!!!!!!!!!

Rating:
★★★★★ 3 votes
Comments:
Serves:
serves 12
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients

5 oz
maraschino cherries, drained and cut
4 Tbsp
margarine, don't melt
2 Tbsp
cherry juice, reserved from cherries
2 tsp
vanilla extract
1 box
powdered sugar
1 box
dry cherry frosting
6 oz
chocolate chips
1/2 c
peanuts, salted and without skins, crushed

Step-By-Step

1Combine margarine, cherry juice, cherries and vanilla. Beat on medium speed until creamy and well mixed. Add powdered sugar and dry frosting gradually, mixture will become very stiff. Add another tablespoon cherry juice, if needed. Roll in small balls and place on cookie sheet, Covered with wax paper. Chill.
2Melt chocolate chips, add peanuts. Dip candy into mixture. Drain on wax paper.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #nuts, #Kids, #cherries