Recipe: Cherry Cheese Mystery

Dated: August 31 2015

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Cherries What You Need:   1/3 cup, pitted, halved fresh sweet cherries 3 tbsp. cherry jello 2 tbsp. orange juice 1 tbsp. finely, grated orange peel 1 two oz. bag pecan halves, broken 1 tbsp. ground chinese 5-spice ¼ tsp. ground ginger 3 eight oz. boxes cream cheese 2 cups powdered sugar 1 cup halved, salted cashews 1 box Club crackers Several fresh mint sprigs (garnish) 2 cups whole, fresh cherries    Instructions:  
  1. Wash, halve, pit, drain, 1 1/3 cup cheeries; set aside.
  2. In a small saucepan, combine jello, orange juice, 5-spice, ginger, and orange peel. Stir constantly on low heat until jello is dissolved.
  3. Set aside to cool.
  4. In a large mixing bowl combine cream cheese, sugar, drained cherries, pecans, and cooled jello mixture. Mix on medium speed until well-blended.
  5. Chill 2 hours.
  6. Put cherry appetizer in a small cut glass dish.
  7. Around the edges of cherry mixture, sprinkle the cashews.
  8. Add mint sprigs to garnish.
  9. Place glass dish on a platter and arrange crackers and cherries attractively.
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