Browse by
Browse by
Browse by
Browse by
Cherry Almond Bars
Member Submitted Recipe
Food Blogger Recipe
Cherry Almond Bars
Recipe Review
Click star to rate
Please share your comments about this recipe
Recipe comments are reviewed before publishing, Please allow several days for your review to appear.
Not yet rated! 0
Sign in to rate this recipe

These cherry almond bars are so easy to whip up, they’re dangerous! The combination of tart cherries and sweet almond glaze is impossible to resist.

Prep time
Bake/Cook time
12-15 bars
Sign in to post a comment
Cherry Almond Bars
Extra Fine Granulated Sugar
Light Brown Sugar
Confectioners Powdered Sugar
Prep time :
Bake/Cook time :
Yield :
12-15 bars



*Spoon & Sweep method: Use a spoon to fill measuring cup with flour until required amount is obtained. Scooping measuring cup directly into flour bag will firmly pack flour resulting in too much flour required for recipe.


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Spray a 9x13-inch pan thoroughly with nonstick cooking spray and set aside.
  2. In a large bowl, cream together butter, granulated sugar, and brown sugar until light and fluffy, about 2 minutes. Add eggs one at a time, beating well on medium speed until combined. Beat in vanilla and almond extract. With the mixer on medium-low, slowly add flour, beating until combined.
  3. Spread 2/3 of batter into prepared pan. Spread cherry pie filling evenly over batter, then dallop remaining dough randomly over filling. Bake for 35 minutes or until bars are golden brown. Remove from oven and let cool completely on a cooling rack.
  4. In a small bowl, whisk together powdered sugar, almond extract, and water. Drizzle over bars and immediately sprinkle with sliced almonds.


Recipe developed for Imperial Sugar by Kristan Roland @bakescupcakes.

Shout Out To Our Baking Friends
    ::    Ssierra    ::    Linda D    ::    Debsafan    ::    Shannon Condor    ::    Judy V    ::    angela c    ::    Tabitha    ::    tbiggers66    ::    jdiaz    ::    THERESA :)    ::    Leah G    ::    Dale Cafe    ::    LoLo    ::    Marian H    ::    teezzee    ::    JHale    ::    Helene Moffatt    ::    Jan E    ::    Denise D    ::    aellis
Trusted by home bakers since 1843
Imperial Sugar sugar bag

Sign up today for our free newsletter. Get exclusive recipes and coupons!

© 2012-2019 Imperial Sugar. All rights reserved. All Imperial Sugar branded products are the registered marks of the Imperial Sugar Company.