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Holiday Cherry Squares Recipe


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This holiday cherry squares recipe is great for Christmas or Valentine’s Day! Serve to this your loved ones for a sweet dessert that is sure to impress.

This holiday cherry squares recipe has cherries, nuts, and marshmallows on a bed of buttery cornflake crust.

Prep: 30 mins
Cook: 25 mins
Total: 55 mins


  • cups corn flake crumbs
  • ½ cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 4 tbsp sugar
  • 1⅓ cups flaked coconut
  • ¾ cup maraschino cherries, chopped
  • 1 can condensed milk, Eagle Brand
  • 1 cup pecans, chopped
  • 2 cups miniature marshmallows


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Combine cornflake crumbs, butter, and sugar.
  3. Press down firmly on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
  4. Sprinkle coconut, marshmallows, pecans, and cherries evenly over the crumb crust.
  5. Pour sweetened condensed milk over all evenly.
  6. Bake for for about 25 minutes.
  7. Cool completely before cutting into squares. Store in a tin box between layers of wax paper.


  • Sugar: 9g
  • :
  • Calcium: 29mg
  • Calories: 118kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 16g
  • Cholesterol: 3mg
  • Fat: 6g
  • Fiber: 1g
  • Iron: 2mg
  • Potassium: 67mg
  • Protein: 2g
  • Saturated Fat: 2g
  • Sodium: 89mg
  • Vitamin A: 242IU
  • Vitamin C: 2mg
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