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Philly Cream Cheese Chocolate Covered Cherries

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Makes: 48 cherries Total Time: 2 hr 10 min
Category: Cookies Sub Category: Other

what you need
  • 1 block (8 oz.) Philadelphia Cream Cheese
  • 1 bag (2 lb.) powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 jar red maraschino cherries
  • Chocolate bark for dipping, either white or dark
make it
1. Kneed creamed cheese, powdered sugar and vanilla together until you have a stiff dough.

2. Form walnut sized ball of the candy mixture around each cherry.

3. Melt chocolate in a double boiler and dip cherries, placing them on wax paper lined cookie sheet to harden.
NOTE: Flavored cream cheese may be used by omitting the vanilla.

It will take the whole 2 lb. bag of sugar to make the candy center.
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