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Dollar General Savings!

Everyone is looking for ways to save money these days.  One place I love to visit is Dollar General! At one time they were not accepting coupons, but now they are accepting  coupons from Sunday papers and printed from your computer!  They now also have coupons you can print right from their web site. Click here to start saving dollars now!

No current ad this week, but be sure to grab your free sample of pantene!

While I was browsing their web site, I was happy to find some great recipes! The one that caught my eye was Chocolate Cherry Cola Cake. It looked yummy!

1 jar (10 oz.) Clover Valley® maraschino cherries, drained, 1/4 cup liquid reserved

1 box devil's food cake mix

1 cup cherry cola carbonated beverage

1/2 cup Clover Valley® vegetable oil

3 eggs

1 container (12 oz.) whipped white frosting

1 cup marshmallow crème
24 maraschino cherries with stems, well drained, if desired

Prep Time: 30 Min.

Start to Finish: 2 Hr 15 min.

1. Heat oven to 350°F (325°F for dark or nonstick pan). Spray bottom only of 13x9-inch pan with baking spray with flour. Chop cherries; set aside.

2. In large bowl, beat cake mix, cola beverage, oil, eggs and 1/4 cup reserved cherry liquid with electric mixer on low speed 30 seconds. Beat on medium speed beat 2 minutes. Stir in chopped cherries. Pour into pan.

3. Bake 35 to 43 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely, about 1 hour.

4. In small bowl, mix frosting and marshmallow créme until smooth. Frost cake. Top each piece with 2 cherries.

Special Touch: For chocolate-dipped cherries, melt 1/4 cup semisweet chocolate chips and 1 teaspoon shortening in microwave; stir. Dip well-drained cherries with stems into chocolate; refrigerate to set.

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