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magic cherry cookie bars

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Pat Duran
Las Vegas, NV

This is one of Eagle Brand recipe that never grows old and so good- you won't be able to stop at one. Another family pleaser for sure!

(2 ratings)
yield 24 bars
prep time 10 Min
cook time 30 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For magic cherry cookie bars

  • 1 1/2 c
    graham cracker crumbs
  • 1/2 c
    butter, melted
  • 14 oz
    can sweetened condensed milk
  • 6 oz
    pkg. semi-sweet chocolate chips (1 cup)
  • 10 oz
    jar maraschino cherries, drained, patted dry and chopped (about 1 cup)
  • 1 1/3 c
    flaked coconut

How To Make magic cherry cookie bars

  • 1
    Heat oven to 350^. Spray a foil lined 13x9-inch baking pan with foil extending over edge of pan(for easy lift up edges of foil to remove from pan for easy cutting after baking)
  • 2
    Combine graham cracker crumbs and butter. Press into bottom of prepared pan. Pour sweetened condensed milk evenly over crumb mixture. Layer evenly with remaining ingredients; press down firmly with fork.
  • 3
    Bake 25 to 30 minutes or until lightly browned. Loosen from sides of pan while still warm; cool on wire rack. cut into bars or diamonds or squares.