Go cherry crazy! This year’s crop of British cherries looks like it is the longest and largest ever, mostly due to our mild winter. They’re around until September so find a ‘pick your own’ and use with gay abandon to add colour and sweetness to meals.
Here, we've picked three delicious recipes for a sweet treat this summer.
The original, simple way with cherries. We love what Rachel writes about her favourite fruit. Cherry Compote recipe by Rachel Eats.
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Sour Cherry Milkshakes
These sound incredible. Although it may be a job to hunt down Montmorency or Morello cherries at a 'pick your own', we think it looks worth the effort.
Image above and at top of page: Orangette
Pluot Summer Salad
Not a fan of sweet desserts? Cherries make a surprising addition to a summer salad.
Image above: 101 Cookbooks.