It’s summer time, and do you know what that means? It’s also cherry season! The fresh cherry recipes are abundant this time of year, so I’ve compiled all of the best in one spot.
Summer time means cooking with fresh cherries! From fresh cherry dessert recipes, and savory recipes too, these really are the best fresh cherry recipes!
What does summer mean to you? Naturally, I associate most of my summer memories with food! There is nothing better than sitting outside, munching on some fresh cherries. Whether you eat them right out of the bag, or turn them into a delicious dessert, you just can’t beat fresh cherry recipes during the summer!
Fresh Cherry Dessert Recipes
Nothing says “summer” quite like this Peach and Cherry Cobbler! This Peach and Cherry Cobbler is an essential summer dessert with lush stone fruits and an almond essence breading. You can find the recipe here.
This Cherry Dumpling Casserole is a quick and tasty dessert recipe made with only a handful of ingredients! Perfect for parties and large groups! You can find the recipe here.
Who else loves fresh cherries?! Cherry season is one of my favorite times of the year and this Fresh Cherry Sauce ranks pretty high on my list of fresh cherry recipes! You can find the recipe here.
Perfect in their imperfection, these Cherry Hand Pies are ready in just 20 minutes with only 6 ingredients! You can find the recipe here.
This Dark Chocolate Cherry Croissant Bread Pudding is the ultimate dessert of the fresh cherry recipes! Chocolate and cherry is such an awesome combo! You can find the recipe here.
This homemade Cherry Garcia Ice Cream is loaded with fresh, sweet cherries and rich chocolate chunks. It’s the best summer treat! You can find the recipe here.
These Chocolate Chip Cherry Muffins are deliciously moist vanilla muffins loaded with chocolate chips and chopped cherries. A perfect on-the-go breakfast or snack! You can find the recipe here.
Coconut Cherry Popsicles are a great way to use up the season’s bounty. These frozen treats are creamy, flavorful and drizzled with dark chocolate then sprinkled with crushed almonds. You can find the recipe here.
You can’t talk about fresh cherry recipes without mentioning a good old fashioned Cherry Pie! This deliciously sweet cherry pie made with a flaky, all-butter crust, and a homemade cherry filling! You can find the recipe here.
No Bake Cherry Lemon Cheesecake is the perfect summer dessert. Bright lemon zest is added to the creamy cheesecake which perfectly complements the sweet cherry topping. You can find the recipe here.
This fast and easy Cherry Cake is deliciously moist, made with yogurt and bursting with fresh cherries. Serve it plain or with a dollop of whipped cream and a fresh chocolate dipped cherry! You can find the recipe here.
This Peach Cherry Smoothie Bowl is the perfect quick, easy, and healthy breakfast go to for spring and summer! You can find the recipe here.
Savory Fresh Cherry Recipes
Balsamic Cherry Crostinis are an easy appetizer using goat cheese and a tangy cherry balsamic reduction. A delicious and elegant fresh cherry recipe! You can find the recipe here.
These Cherry Chicken Tacos have a fantastic balance of sweet and savory. The lime sour cream lends the perfect touch of bright citrus flavor to these chicken tacos! You can find the recipe here.
This Summer Kale Salad with Blueberries, Cherries and goat cheese is an addicting superfood salad tossed in balsamic vinaigrette! You can find the recipe here.
These Blue Cheese Bruschetta with Cherry Salsa are a delicious snack or appetizer. When cherries are at their ripest, these bruschetta are the perfect thing to make! You can find the recipe here.
Balsamic Cherry, Feta & Prosciutto Pizza is a delicious way to add some fun to pizza! It is one of the best fresh cherry recipes! You can find the recipe here.
This Summer Quinoa Salad is a great way to highlight the sweetness of these bright red cherries. It comes together quickly and makes a great lunch or a side dish for a light summer dinner. You can find the recipe here.
Cherry Ginger Salsa is like taking a bite into summer with sweet Michigan Bing Cherries, grated ginger, jalapeño, citrus and fresh herbs! You can find the recipe here.
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