21 Delicious Recipes To Make with Cherries
Cherry Pie Bars
Recipe: Cherry Pie Bars
Aside from pantry staples, you'll need just a few ingredients to whip up these cherry-speckled treats.
Pineapple Cherry Dump Cake
Recipe: Pineapple Cherry Dump Cake
As the name implies, all you have to do is dump the ingredients for this easy cake into a baking dish and 45 minutes later you'll be enjoying it.
Cheerwine Cherry Cupcakes with Cherry-Swirl Frosting
From the filling to the frosting to the cherry on top, there's no shortage of cherry flavor in these Cheerwine-inspired cupcakes.
Chocolate Chip Cherry Cookies
Recipe: Chocolate Chip Cherry Cookies
These sweet treats are the first recipe Southern chef Damaris Phillips ever wrote. The dough can be made-ahead of time and kept in the refrigerator for up to one week and the freezer for up to six weeks.
Cherry-Pecan Swirl Bread
Recipe: Cherry-Pecan Swirl Bread
Homemade bread is a labor of love, but your brunch crowd will be wowed by this masterpiece.
Cherry Pecan Brie
Recipe: Cherry Pecan Brie
Serving cherry preserves over brie is one of the most simple yet crowd-pleasing appetizers of all time.
Cherry Spice Cake Trifle
Recipe: Cherry Spice Cake Trifle
While we love the homemade spice cake, you can save time by using boxed spice cake mix if preferred.
Cherry Flag Pie
Recipe: Cherry Flag Pie
Use fresh or frozen cherries to create this patriotic treat.
Sparkling Cherry Limeade
Recipe: Sparkling Cherry Limeade
A fun mocktail you can garnish with margarita salt, limes, and cherries. Add a little tequila and a splash of orange liqueur for an extra kick.
Recipe: Cherry-Chocolate Thumbprints
These cookies feature the irresistible flavor combination of cherry and chocolate.
Orange-and-Basil Macerated Cherries
Cloud-like ricotta is the perfect complement to juicy cherries infused with herbal-citrus zing.
Roasted Cherry Hand Pies
Recipe: Roasted Cherry Hand Pies
Cherry recipes don't come much sweeter than these handheld delights. No need to fry these pies! Vodka enhances the crust's flakiness, so you can use less butter. Chill the dough to help it hold its shape.
Cherry-Bourbon Ice Cream
Recipe: Cherry-Bourbon Ice Cream
Customize your own ice-cream flavor by adding the ingredients to a 1-qt. container of softened vanilla ice cream and refreeze. It will taste so good no one will know you took a shortcut.
First Kiss Cupcakes
Recipe: First Kiss Cupcakes
As sweet as love's first kiss, our chocolate and cherry cupcake is special. One bite and you'll fall in love, all with a cherry on top!
Apple-Cherry Cobbler with Pinwheel Biscuits
Our twist on apple cobbler is both darling and delectable. Who could resist buttery biscuit dough rolled with almonds and brown sugar baked into a pretty pinwheel crust?
Cherry Bread Pudding
Recipe: Cherry Bread Pudding
Add some toasted slivered almonds for a crunchy garnish, if you wish.
Too-Easy Cherry Cobbler
Recipe: Too-Easy Cherry Cobbler
It's hard to find a cobbler recipe that's easier than this one. In just minutes, your kitchen will be filled with the irresistible aroma of baking cobbler.
Recipe: Chocolate-Cherry Scones
Work fresh cherries into your breakfast or brunch menu with these rich Chocolate-Cherry Scones.
Seafarers’ Cherries Jubilee
Recipe: Seafarers' Cherries Jubilee
Cool down after a long boat ride with this delicious ice cream dessert. Chocolate liqueur is the secret ingredient in Seafarers’ Cherries Jubilee.
Recipe: Bourbon-Soaked Cherries
Kirk Samuels of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, shared this recipe. Stir the cherries and their syrup into anything bourbon-flavored, or use them to gussy up sparkling beverages, such as club soda and ginger ale.
Riesling-Poached Peaches and Cherries
If you like, trade the homemade whipped cream for a scoop of ice cream.