[DRAFT]
Recipe courtesy of Cooking Channel
Maraschino Cherries
Total:
72 hr 20 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
1 pint
Level:
Easy
Total:
72 hr 20 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
1 pint
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups sweet cherries (about 1/2 pound), pitted
  • One 1-inch strip orange peel
  • 3 1/2 ounces cherry liqueur, such as maraschino
  • 1/8 teaspoon almond extract

Directions

Combine the sugar and 1/4 cup water in a small saucepan and bring to a boil, stirring to dissolve the sugar. Remove from the heat and let cool to room temperature. 

Scald a pint jar with a little boiling water; just swirl and dump. Pack the cherries and orange peel into the jar, leaving 1 inch of headroom at the top. 

Stir together the cherry liqueur, almond extract and 2 1/2 ounces of the sugar syrup in a glass (save the remaining sugar syrup for sweetening drinks). Pour the mixture over the cherries. If needed, top off with cherry liqueur to cover. Seal the jar and refrigerate for a minimum of 3 days.

Categories:

More on this Recipe

More from:

Kitchen Adventures

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Homemade Maraschino Cherries

Recipe courtesy of Sean Timberlake

Cooking Tips

How to Poach Eggs Perfectly

Watch videos from Cooking Channel shows and chefs. Learn to prepare feature recipes and relive your favorite moments

On TV

Man Fire Food

7:30am | 6:30c

Man Fire Food

8:30am | 7:30c

Man Fire Food

9:30am | 8:30c

Vinny & Ma Eat America

10:30am | 9:30c

Vinny & Ma Eat America

11:30am | 10:30c

Vinny & Ma Eat America

12:30pm | 11:30c

Carnival Eats

1:30pm | 12:30c

Carnival Eats

2:30pm | 1:30c

Carnival Eats

3:30pm | 2:30c

Carnival Eats

4:30pm | 3:30c

Carnival Eats

5:30pm | 4:30c

Chopped

6pm | 5c

Chopped

7pm | 6c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Chopped

8pm | 7c

Chopped

9pm | 8c

Chopped

10pm | 9c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Chopped

12am | 11c

Chopped

1am | 12c

Chopped

2am | 1c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c