Cheer up! It's National Cherry Dessert Day - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Cheer up! It's National Cherry Dessert Day

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Having a bad day? Well "Cherry" up! It's National Cherry Dessert Day! Check out these recipes from Allrecipes.

Cherry Dessert

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/4 cups graham cracker crumbs
  • 3/4 cup margarine, melted
  • 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1 dash vanilla extract
  • 1 dash almond extract
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1 (12 ounce) can cherry pie filling

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Dessert Cherry Pie

Ingredients:

  • 1 (20 ounce) can pitted sour cherries
  • 1/4 cup white sugar
  • 1 envelope (1 tablespoon) unflavored gelatin
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon almond extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon red food coloring
  • 2 egg whites
  • 1/4 cup white sugar
  • 1 cup heavy cream, whipped
  • 1 (9 inch) graham cracker crust

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