Frozen Pineapple-Cherry Squares

Serves: 8
Total Calories: 341


1 1/2 cups coconut flaked
2 tablespoons butter or margarine, melted
2 (8-ounce) cans crushed pineapple drained
1/3 cup sugar
1/2 cup red maraschino cherry chopped
1 quart vanilla ice cream softened
Frozen whipped topping, thawed
8 red maraschino cherries whole


Place coconut and butter or margarine in a 10 x 6 x 2-inch baking dish. Mix well with a fork and pat evenly in bottom. Chill while making filling.

Place pineapple and sugar in a blender container. Cover and blend with on-off bursts until pureed, scraping sides of container as needed.

In a large bowl, stir ice cream until almost smooth. Stir in pineapple-sugar mixture and chopped cherries until blended but not melted. Spread evenly over coconut crust. Cover and freeze at least 4 hours or until firm.

Can be served straight from the freezer or place in refrigerator 15 minutes before serving. Cut into squares and garnish each with a dollop of whipped topping and a maraschino cherry.

Nutritional Facts:

Serves: 8
Total Calories: 341
Calories from Fat: 183

This Frozen Pineapple-Cherry Squares recipe is from the Ice Cream And Frozen Desserts Cookbook. Download this Cookbook today.

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