Several weeks ago I was in ALDI and saw cans of tart cherries for sale. I love tart cherries, so I picked up two cans. They’ve been hanging out in my pantry waiting. I sometimes buy ingredients that I don’t have any recipe ideas for yet. They make good inspiration for new things.
Yesterday, I decided those cherries needed to meet up with a box of brownie mix and become a new slow cooker dessert. I had no idea if this would turn out like I hoped or not.
Then again, how can you go wrong with cherries and brownies?
The dessert turned out wonderful! The brownies are soft, but a bit more set than cobbler type desserts. The cherries taste bright next to the deep, chocolate flavor of the brownies. A creamy scoop of vanilla tops it all in a classic way.
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