Red sour, bing, Hudson, Rainier, yellow – no, we aren’t naming colors, noises or rivers, we’re talking about cherries! Each variety of cherry has its own unique flavor that brings a bit of zest to any recipe. Cherries are the perfect seasonal fruit to add to cakes, pies, brownies or even ice cream. Add a little honey to the mix and you have yourself quite the treat! Taste some of these cherry dessert recipes and let us know which is your favorite.
1. Cherry-Honey Blondies
Instead of the usual brownie mix, make these treats by Serious Eats for a rich, flavorful treat. The recipe mixes crunchy and chewy and sweet and salty for a well-rounded taste anyone will enjoy.
2. Cherry Surprise Honey Cupcakes
Natasha’s Kitchen‘s recipe for these cupcakes are simply irresistible.
3. Skinny Chocolate Cherry Muffins
These muffins from Sally’s Baking Addiction are full of chocolate, rich and moist – not to mention low in calories!
4. Cherry Coconut Honey Frozen Yogurt
For a softer dessert try Cookin’ Canuck’s frozen yogurt. With a hint of coconut and a burst of cherries, this is the perfect treat to end your meal.
5. Four Layer Cherry Dessert
If one of something is good, then four must be great! Our very own Four Layer Cherry Dessert has level after level of deliciousness.
6. Cherry Honey Yogurt Swirl Ice Pops
With the summer in the distance, these ice pops by Kate Sonders will cool you down with a sweet, tart flavor.
7. Peach Cherry Quinoa Crumble
Running to the Kitchen recipe is luscious and healthy, perfect to top off any meal.
8. Cherry Almond Upside Down Cakes
This recipe from Kate’s Healthy Cupboard can be served cool or oozing with warmth.
9. Honey Almond Cherry Cake
For another gluten-free recipe try this one from Eating Sweet. Drizzle a little extra honey on top to naturally enhance the sweetness without overwhelming the taste buds.
10. Cherry Cheesecake
A simple classic dessert recipe is cheesecake. You can pair it with any topping or ingredient to create your own favorite mix. Try our famous cheesecake made with honey and lemon juice.
11. Cherry Cheesecake Shooters
Not wanting to make a whole cheesecake? Make these shooters by The Pioneer Woman for individual servings.
12. Cherry Tart With Goat Cheese Honey Filling
Our tart is sweet and savory. The goat cheese adds a nice balance to the candied flavor of the cherries.
13. Cherry Chocolate Chips Cookies
Cookies are always a welcome treat. Whether it’s for an after-dinner snack or middle-of-the-day munchies, these cookies from PaleOMG are easy to make!
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