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Choco-Cherry Bars
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Choco-Cherry Bars

1 Hr(s)
30 Min(s) Prep
30 Min(s) Cook
Chunky with pieces of maraschino cherries and walnuts, these fudgy bars are drizzled with a chocolate glaze.
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36 servings
Original recipe yields 36 servings
1 pkg. (4 oz.) BAKER'S Unsweetened Chocolate, divided
1 pkg. (8 oz.) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened
3/4 cup (1-1/2 sticks) butter or margarine, softened
1 cup granulated sugar
2 egg s
1-1/2 tsp. vanilla, divided
1-1/4 cups flour
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
1 cup chopped maraschino cherries, well drained
1/2 cup chopped PLANTERS Walnuts
1 cup sifted powdered sugar
2 to 3 Tbsp. milk, divided
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Let's Make It
1
Heat oven to 350°F. Melt 2 oz. chocolate; set aside. Beat cream cheese, butter and granulated sugar in large bowl with mixer until blended. Add eggs and 1 tsp. vanilla; mix well. Mix flour, baking soda and salt. Add to cream cheese mixture; mix well. Blend in melted chocolate. Stir in cherries and nuts.
2
Spread into greased and floured 15x10x1-inch pan.
3
Bake 25 to 30 min. or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Melt remaining chocolate in medium microwaveable bowl. Stir in powdered sugar, 2 Tbsp. milk and remaining vanilla. Add remaining 1 Tbsp. milk, if necessary for desired glaze consistency. Drizzle over dessert. Cool completely.
Kitchen Tips
Tip 1
How to Soften Cream Cheese
Place completely unwrapped package of cream cheese on microwaveable plate. Microwave on HIGH 10 to 15 sec. or until slightly softened.
Tip 2
Special Extra
For easy cleanup, line baking pan with foil using this easy method.  Turn pan upside down and fit a piece of foil over top of pan, smoothing corners as needed.  Remove foil.  When you turn the pan over, the foil fits perfectly inside the pan.
Nutrition
Calories
140
Calories From Fat
0
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 9g
12%
Saturated Fat 4.5g
23%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 30mg
10%
Sodium 110mg
5%
Total Carbohydrates 15g
5%
Dietary Fibers 1g
4%
Sugars 10g
20%
Protein 2g
4%
Vitamin A
4%
Vitamin C
0%
Calcium
0%
Iron
4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Servings
36 servings
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.
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