Cherry Recipes

Cherry Almond Balls recipe

These no-bake, co-cook dessert balls are fun to make for kids, or for the adult who is short on time. They are delicious movie snacks and late night desserts!


3 cups crushed vanilla wafers
½ cup light corn syrup
¼ cup orange juice
2 teaspoons almond extract
½ cup candied cherries
Candied sprinkles, as needed, for dipping


1) Combine wafers, corn syrup, juice, and almond extract in a medium bowl; mix well.

2) Scoop mixture by tablespoonfuls into round molds; form around each candied cherry.

3) Roll candied cherry balls in sprinkles. Store in airtight containers.

Author: Kim Stakal

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Published: May 2, 2011
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