*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                             Chocolate Cherries
 
 Recipe By     : Robyn Walton <mikeace@ix.netcom.com>
 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Fruits                           Chocolate
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    1      c             powdered sugar
    1      c             creamy peanut butter
    2      tbsp          butter --  softened
    4      tsp           vanilla
    4      dozen         maraschino cherries with stems
    9      oz            semi sweet chocolate
    2      tbsp          oil
 
 	Combine first four ingredients; cream well.  Shape 48 3/4 inch	 balls. 
    Set on waxed paper lined baking sheet.  Chill 1 hour.  Drain   cherries and
    pat dry.  Flatten balls and spatula and carefully wrap   around cherries,
    encasing to base of stem.  Return to baking sheet;	 chill 3 hours.  Melt
    chocolate with oil in top of double boiler over   hot, not boiling, water. 
    Hold each cherry by its stem and dip into	chocolate, covering well.  Return
    again to baking sheet and chill   for 2 hours.
                     
 
 
 
 
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