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Cherry Coconut Magic Bars

Cherry Coconut Magic Bars have all your favorites in one easy to make dessert bar! If you love cherries, chocolate, and coconut together like I do - prepare for true bliss!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cherry coconut magic bars, magic bars
Servings: 30 bars
Calories: 200kcal
Author: Trish - Mom On Timeout


  • 1/2 cup Challenge butter
  • 1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs
  • 14 oz sweetened condensed milk 1 can
  • 1 1/2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 10 oz maraschino cherries 1 jar - drained, quartered or halved and patted dry
  • 1 1/2 cups sweetened flaked coconut
  • 1 cup chopped nuts I used walnuts but pecans would be amazing


  • Preheat oven to 350F (325F for glass dish).
  • Place butter in a 13 x 9-inch baking dish and place in oven. Let butter melt in oven while it's preheating.
  • Sprinkle graham cracker crumbs over the melted butter.
  • Drizzle sweetened condensed milk evenly over the crumbs.
  • Sprinkle remaining ingredients on top, alternating (nuts, coconut, chocolate chips, cherries - repeat), making sure to distribute evenly.
  • Press down firmly with fork.
  • Bake 20-25 minutes or until lightly browned. Let cool completely before cutting into bars.
  • Store in an airtight ontainer


Calories: 200kcal | Carbohydrates: 22g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 12g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 13mg | Sodium: 85mg | Potassium: 142mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 17g | Vitamin A: 139IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 57mg | Iron: 1mg