Tag: cherries

Dessert of the Month: Coconut-Cherry-Vanilla Ice Pops

by in Amy's Whole Food Cooking, July 15, 2014

Juicy cherries, creamy coconut milk and a generous amount of vanilla come together to create a delicious frozen dessert that’s ideal for scorching days. These are not your regular pops loaded with refined sugar. Small amounts of honey and maple syrup give just the right amount of sweetness and pair well with both the fruitRead more

Summer Fest: Puttin’ Up Peach Pickles, Compote and More

by in In Season, August 18, 2010

I absolutely adore stone fruit, from peaches to plums to cherries to apricots to nectarines. Yes, they’re delicious in desserts (and fresh from the bag, juice dripping down the chin), but I don’t discriminate in my kitchen: I love sauteed peaches and plums on salads, peach-marinated pork chops, cherry salsa and grilled nectarines. But theRead more

Spotlight Recipes: Stone Fruit

by in Healthy Recipes, July 8, 2010

These fruit from the Rosaceae family contain a single hard seed or pit (a.k.a. a stone). They include some of our summer faves like cherries, plums, peaches and apricots. Enjoy your favorites in these mouth-watering recipes.

In Season: Cherries

by in In Season, June 23, 2009

With more than 900 cherry varieties available around the world, there is no excuse not to dig into these sweet little morsels now that they’re coming into season. At only 85 calories a cup, they’re a healthy treat.