"Sleep 'til you're hungry, eat 'til you're sleepy."--Unknown

Drunkerd's Cherries Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Drunkerd's Cherries, by , is from Charlene's Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Charlene Iverson

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
31/2 lbs. Bing Cherries (pitted)
63/4 c. sugar
Brandy

Directions:
Directions:
Put cherries in kettle and cover with sugar. Let stand 2 hours.
Slowly cook over low heat uncovered for about 25 minutes or until cherries are tender.
Remove cherries from syrup, set aside. Cook syrup another 20 minutes or until thickened.
Measure syrup and add 5 T. Brandy for each cup of syrup. Return fruit to syrup and Brandy mixute and reheat on low.
Ladle into 1/2 pint jars and seal.

This is great over roast or BBQ Chicken or ladled over Ice Cream.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
Makes 12 1/2 pint jars
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
2 hours including pitting cherries
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Growing up in Washington State you were always looking for a way to use these beautiful cherries.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

1W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!