Brown Butter Cherry Bars Stacey shares a recipe for brown butter cherry bars with fresh cherries. It's cherry season and these bars are a delicious way to use fresh cherries. Yields 18-20 2" squares 7 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted 1/3 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup plus 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour 1/8 tsp salt 1/2 cup sugar 2 large eggs 1/8 tsp salt 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 stick unsalted butter, diced 1 pound sweet cherries, pitted