Bama Bombs - best tailgating/football party treat ever. Original recipe calls for pure grain alcohol and maraschino cherries. You marinade the cherries in the alcohol for months before eating them. Use the leftover liquid as a drink in itself.
Cherry Snowballs: 1/2 C. butter, softened 1⁄4 C. powdered sugar 1 C. flour 1/2 (6 ounce) jar maraschino cherries drained, halved additional confectioners' sugar Shape a tablespoonful of dough around each cherry, forming a ball. Place 1 inches apart on ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 325° for 18-20 minutes or until the bottoms are browned. Can dip them in vanilla icing.