Red Cherry Bars
1/2 C. butter 2 tsp. powdered sugar 1 1/4 C. flour 1/4 tsp. salt 1/2 tsp. baking powder 1 C. sugar 1 (9 oz.) jar maraschino cherries, chopped 2 eggs, well beaten 1 tsp. vanilla
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
Cream butter, powdered sugar, and 1 C. flour. Pat into bottom of 8 x 8 baking pan. Bake 350 degrees F. for 10-15 minutes. Sift remaining 1/4 C. flour, salt and baking powder. In separate bowl, mix sugar, cherries, eggs, and vanilla. Add to flour mixture. Spread on top of baked layer. Return to oven and bake 25 minutes. Cool and cut into bars. Marys_Recipe_Exchange