Cherry Crumble Bars Cherry Crumble Bars are heavenly delicious. The minute I took a bite, I was in love. Don’t get me wrong, I like a ooey, gooey chocolaty brownie or bar any day but sometimes I want something ooey, gooey and fruity. This recipe …
Homemade Almond Granola Homemade Almond Granola is wonderful. This was my first time making granola and it’s a whole lot easier than I thought. The recipe makes about 8 cups granola which is perfect served for breakfast, to snack on throughout the day or to …
Cherry Almond Twist with Almond Glaze
Wonderful and Sweet. Cherry Almond Twist is perfect for on a weekend morning when you have extra time to linger over your morning coffee. Homemade coffee cakes are always a welcomed sight in my house. This recipe is super delicious. The original recipe calls for cherry preserves that you melt and brush on the warm loaves. Instead, we made an almond cream cheese icing, tinted it pink and drizzled it over the loaves.
Dried cherries both sweet and sour are available at most of not all grocery stores. Cherries can be eaten as a snack or used in baked goods and desserts as you would use raisins. Living in Wisconsin we have available to us Door County cherries. The peak cherry season is mid-July to mid-August. Door County has 2,500 acres of cherry orchards. The average Door County cherry tree produces about 7,000 cherries. That’s enough to make 28 cherry pies!