Cherry Chocolate Candy – Cherry Mash Candy

Mother’s favorite

2 cups sugar
2/3 cup evaporated milk
Dash of salt
12 (regular sized) marshmallows
½ cup margarine
1 pkg. (6 oz.) cherry chips
1 tsp. vanilla
1 pkg. (12 oz.) chocolate chips
¾ cup peanut butter
1 pkg. (large) salted peanuts

Combine sugar, milk, salt, marshmallows, and margarine in a saucepan over medium heat.  Add cherry chips, and vanilla.  Mix until well blended.  Pour into a 9 x 13 x 2 inch buttered pan.  Melt chocolate chips in a double boiler.  Add peanut butter and crushed peanuts.  Mix well.  Spread over cherry mixture and chill.