What can I use instead of cherries in fifteens?

What can I use instead of cherries in fifteens?

Personally, I find it very sweet this way, if you have also marshmallows and candied cherries too 🙂 Not to mention the condensed milk…. What is this? Fifteens with Maltesers – quite a popular version. In most cases the candied cherries are replaced with crushed Maltesers and the rest of the recipe is the same.

What else can you put in fifteens?

Fifteens are a popular Northern Irish fridge-bake. Take crushed up digestive biscuits, glacé cherries, marshmallows and any other sweet treats you may have lying around and bind with condensed milk.

How long does it take for 15s to set?

Tip the mixture onto the coconut and shape into a long sausage, about 30 x 5cm. Sprinkle more coconut over the top of it and wrap the cling film tightly around, twisting the ends together. Leave in the fridge to chill for 4-6 hrs, then cut into 15 slices and serve.

Why are 15s called 15s?

Fifteens are a type of tray bake from Ulster. The recipe’s name derives from the fact that it is typically made with 15 digestive biscuits, 15 marshmallows and 15 glacĂ© cherries, which are combined with condensed milk and desiccated coconut.

How do you make fifteens with Maltesers?

Cut the maltesers in half and add to the mixture, you could substitute glace cherries instead of maltesers. Pour tin of condensed milk over mixture and stir well….

Galaxy Or Cadbury Chocolate ½ large bar
Tin Of Condensed Milk 1
Digestive Biscuits. Crushed 15
Princess Marshmallows 15
Small Bag Of Maltesers 1

How do you make marshmallow logs?

In a medium bowl, stir together marshmallows, graham cracker crumbs, condensed milk, walnuts and cherries. Shape into a log. Place on waxed paper and roll in coconut. Wrap with waxed paper and refrigerate until firm.

What food is Northern Ireland famous for?

Best Local Northern Irish Food to Eat

  • Irish breakfast.
  • Whiskey.
  • Soda bread.
  • Traditional Irish stew.
  • Irish oysters.
  • Yellowman candy.
  • Champ.
  • Kearney Blue cheese.

Can I freeze 15s?

Fifteens are also a no-bake traybake and aren’t usually made in a tray. So, perhaps a little confusing to the uninitiated. They are sweet and sticky and delicious and also freeze well, so you can always have some close at hand.

How long will Traybakes keep?

Digestive traybake is a great first solo bake for kids who want to make something on their own. Make ahead as this fridge cake can be stored for up to 5 days in the fridge.

Can you get fifteens in England?

It was only on leaving to come to England did I realise that they don’t exist across the water. Indeed, it appears they’re not even popular in the Republic of Ireland. They are called fifteens as are made from three main ingredients of which you need 15 of each: digestive biscuits, marshmallows and glacĂ© cherries.

How do you make a Mars Bar on Rocky Road?


  1. Place raspberries and mini marshmallows on a thin baking tray.
  2. Sprinkle chocolate bars over the raspberries and marshmallows.
  3. Pour over the melted chocolate.
  4. Sprinkle coconut over the top.
  5. Refrigerate until chocolate has set.

How do you make rocky road with mini eggs?

Line an 18cm x 18cm cake tin with clingfilm. Put the chocolate in a large heatproof bowl and place over a pan of simmering water. Stir until the chocolate is completely melted. Remove the bowl from the heat and stir in the broken digestives, mini marshmallows and most of the mini eggs.

How many cherries do I need to make a serving?

Recipes usually call for more than one serving, for example, if you are making a pie. 1 pound fresh, unpitted cherries = about 80 cherries 1 pound fresh, unpitted cherries = 2 1/3 cups pitted 1 pound fresh, unpitted cherries = 1 1/2 cups cherry juice 16 ounces canned cherries = 1 1/2 cups 21 ounces canned cherry filling = 1 1/2 cups

Can you substitute Maltesers for candied cherries in fifteens?

Fifteens with Maltesers – quite a popular version. In most cases the candied cherries are replaced with crushed Maltesers and the rest of the recipe is the same. Avoid searching for this No Bake Fifteens recipe later, save it now!

Can I substitute frozen cherries for fresh cherries?

Frozen cherries can be substituted for fresh cherries in most recipes. If you are substituting canned cherries for fresh, you may need to drain or rinse off the syrup before proceeding.

What is the nutritional value of Raw cherries?

Raw sweet cherries are mostly water (82 percent), 16 percent carbohydrates, 1 percent protein, with a hardly traceable amount of fat. One cup of cherries is less than 90 calories and has 3 grams of fiber.