Greensboro, NC -- The Good Morning Show has been hosting kids in the News 2 kitchen this week. Wednesday, the daughter of a WFMY News 2 employee showed how to make Cherry Delight.
Twelve-year-old Marquita Parker said it's one of her favorite recipes to make. The recipe is below.
2 cups flour
1 cup butter
1 cup chopped pecans
3 cups powdered sugar
8 ounces package cream cheese
2 packages dream whip prepared according to directions
2 can cherry pie filling
Mix together flour butter and pecans. Mixture will be crumbly. Spread over bottom of 13 by 9 inch pan and bake at 350 degrees for 15 to 20 minutes or until golden brown. Cool. Beat together powered sugar and cream cheese until smooth. Add beaten dream whip and spread over cooled pastry.
Refrigerate for one hour. Spread cherry pie filing over cheese mixture. Refrigerate until well chilled. You can chill overnight.