Cherry Cranberry Chutney Recipe

It’s #canbassador time again. That means I get a big box of cherries from the Northwest Cherry Growers and head into the kitchen to do some canning. Last year I finally bit the bullet and purchased a canner. It’s not terribly expensive and stacks inside one of my stockpots. I […]

Bourbon Cherries Recipe

The pleasure of fresh cherries is fleeting, so while there may be nothing better than eating them soon after they are picked, if you want to enjoy them year round, canning is the answer. This year I decided to make bourbon cherries from the wonderfully sweet cherries kindly sent to […]

Jerte Picota Cherry Glazed Lamb Shanks

Jerte Picota Cherry Glazed Lamb Shanks Heavenly tender lamb shanks with a Jerte Picota Cherry glaze, this dish is truly out of this world! Serves 4 Prep time: 10 minutes Cooking time:  3 hours Ingredients 2 tbsp plain flour 1 tsp sea salt 1 tsp freshly ground pepper 1 tsp ground […]

Chocolate & Jerte Picota Cherry Brownies

Chocolate & Jerte Picota Cherry Brownies Cherries and Chocolate are a match made in heaven!  But Jerte Picota Cherries make this recipe as they are so deliciously sweet and juicy. Makes 12 Prep time: 15 minutes Cooking time:  40 minutes Ingredients 100g dark chocolate, chopped 100g butter, softened 200g light brown […]

Cherry Barbecue Sauce Recipe & Giveaway!

I’m happy to once again be participating as a Canbassador. I received some sweet dark red cherries that are as delicious as the season is fleeting. Preserving them is the best way to savor them a little bit longer. Last year I canned some cherries with bourbon. I can’t find the […]

Cherry Vanilla Balsamic Shrub Recipe

Once again, I’m a Canbassador. That means I receive a couple shipments of stone fruit, more than enough to preserve, and I share my results and recipes with you. I already received a large box of dark red cherries and will be working on peaches next. Dark red cherries have […]