A cake treat that is sure to melt in your mouth with the delicious taste of cherries and a hint of almonds.

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Ingredients

24
Original recipe yields 24 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour a 10x15 inch jelly roll pan.

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  • In a small bowl, combine pie filling, almonds and almond extract and set aside. In a separate bowl, sift together the flour, baking powder and salt; set aside.

  • In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs one at a time, mixing well each time. Add flour mixture, alternating with milk. Mix thoroughly.

  • Spoon 1/2 of batter into a greased 10x15 inch jellyroll pan. Spread cherry mixture over batter, then spoon remaining batter over cherries.

  • Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 35 to 45 minutes or until light brown. Allow to cool completely before frosting.

  • To Make Icing: Blend softened butter or margarine, confectioners' sugar, and almond extract with enough milk for drizzling consistency and drizzle over cake.

Nutrition Facts

250.3 calories; 3.5 g protein; 37.5 g carbohydrates; 44.7 mg cholesterol; 230 mg sodium. Full Nutrition

Reviews (4)

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Most helpful positive review

Rating: 4 stars
12/06/2003
Delicious! I added twice the amount of cherry filling.Cutting the dessert into 30 pieces still gives you a nice serving size. Read More
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Most helpful critical review

Rating: 3 stars
08/11/2008
pretty good. Read More
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4 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 1
  • 4 star values: 2
  • 3 star values: 1
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Rating: 4 stars
12/06/2003
Delicious! I added twice the amount of cherry filling.Cutting the dessert into 30 pieces still gives you a nice serving size. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
08/11/2004
Yumm....I love the flavors of this cake. Thank you. Read More
(3)
Rating: 3 stars
08/10/2008
pretty good. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
11/12/2012
it was great.. Read More