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Cherry-Pistachio Bark

Rated as 4.71 out of 5 Stars
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"This is my friend's Christmas recipe. It is so yummy, I thought I would share."
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Ingredients

1 h 22 m servings 45
Original recipe yields 150 servings (3 1/2 pounds)

Directions

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  1. In a small glass bowl, microwave cherries with water on high for 2 minutes; drain, and set aside.
  2. In a separate microwave-safe bowl, microwave chocolate chips and candy coating together until melted and smooth, stirring occasionally. Stir in cherries and chopped pistachios, and spread into a wax paper-lined 15x10 inch pan. Chill for 1 hour, or until firm.
  3. Cut into 1 inch squares, and enjoy. Store unused portion in an air-tight container.

Footnotes

  • Tip
  • Aluminum foil can be used to keep food moist, cook it evenly, and make clean-up easier.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 45 calories; 2.6 4.8 0.7 1 11 Full nutrition

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I would give this 5 stars for flavor and ease of preparation, but reduced it to 4 because the presentation wasn't very pretty, so I couldn't give them as gifts. When you stir all the pistachios...

Most helpful critical review

I followed the directions and "burned" the chip mix. After buying a second batch, I melted the mix in a double boiler. The result was much better.

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I would give this 5 stars for flavor and ease of preparation, but reduced it to 4 because the presentation wasn't very pretty, so I couldn't give them as gifts. When you stir all the pistachios...

These turned out great but wasn't sure what bars of vanilla-flavoured candy coating were so left them out. Just added more white chocolate chips.

It doesn't get any easier--or more foolproof--than this. I halved the recipe, using almonds instead of more expensive pistachios, and it turned out fantastically. Despite my attempt at screwing ...

This was so easy to make! I made little bags of Christmas candy for a group outing, and decided at the last minute to make this to add to them. I lined my pan with foil and sprayed it with cook...

Turned out gorgeous! Substituted cranberries for the cherries, and after I ran out of pistachios, used sliced almonds. Put them in pretty see-through boxes and tied with a bright red ribbon....

I used cranberries and pistachios.. As another poster mentioned, I also subbed shortening for the vanilla candy coating (what is that?). Instead of microwaving. I melted in a pan on top of a p...

Super simple and quick. This recipe received rave reviews from my picky father. I replaced the pistachios with whole almonds and the vanilla coating with more white chocolate chips. I scored ...

Very good but I think I'll use Craisins next time, the cherries are a little too sweet.

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