Cherries can be used for any number of desserts and baked goods, from breads to pies to cookies. Homemade chocolate covered cherries make a wonderful Valentine's Day treat for that special someone. Dried cherries can be substituted for raisins in many recipes, if you have family members who are not a fan. They can provide a sweet surprise in crunchy cookie recipes, such as biscotti. These six cherry recipes are a few great options that are sure to please.
Applesauce and Cherry Bread Recipe
This sweet bread recipe features applesauce, lemon zest, maraschino cherries, and your favorite nuts.
Cherry Almond Biscotti Recipe
Cherries and almonds are a simple and tasty combination. This biscotti recipe is a twist on an old classic.
Cherry Pie Recipe
A great cherry pie is a perfect summer recipe. Everyone should have this classic rendition in their recipe collection.
Cherry Pineapple Punchbowl Trifle Recipe
Trifles are layered desserts that feature fruit, cake, and some sort of cream (typically whipped cream of pastry cream). This recipe pairs cherries with pineapple and uses boxed cake mix to make a super-simple, yet impressive, dessert.
Dark Chocolate Cherry Brownie Parfait Recipe
Chocolate and cherries are a classic combination. This quick, semi-homemade recipe features brownies, chocolate covered cherries, and chocolate pudding. Any of the ingredients can be substituted with your own favorite recipe to add a special touch.
Homemade Chocolate Covered Cherry Recipe
Try making this recipe for your significant other. It is sure to be a hit.