The trees used for the study were located in Fundao (Portugal) in the germplasm collection of sweet and sour cherries
of the 'Direccao Regional de Agricultura da Beira Interior'.
are more widely adapted, with some varieties hardy to Zone 3, and some capable of prospering in Zone 8.
Remember; unlike crossbreeding plums, sweet cherries, and many apples and pears, the sour cherries
are fully self-fertile.
In a smaller airtight container, combine 2/3 cup dried sour cherries
, 2/3 cup dried cranberries, and 2/3 cup slivered dried apricots.
Combine: 4 pounds lean beef, chopped 2 pounds beef suet, chopped 1 peck Baldwin apples, peeled, cored and sliced 3 pounds sugar 2 quarts cider 4 pounds raisins 3 pounds currants 1-1/2 pounds citron, chopped 1/2 pound dried orange peel, chopped 1/2 pound dried lemon peel, chopped Juice and rind of one lemon 1 tablespoon cinnamon 1 tablespoon mace 1 tablespoon cloves 1 teaspoon pepper 1 teaspoon salt 2 whole nutmegs, grated 1 gallon of sour cherries
with juice 2 pounds broken nut meats (optional)
Put 200g dried sour cherries
and blueberries in a pan with 90ml Belvoir Blueberry & Blackcurrant Cordial and 30ml water and bring to a simmer, then remove from the heat and set aside to cool and macerate for at least 1 hour.
BLOOM BARS (Makes 4, depending on size of moulds) INGREDIENTS 15g sour cherries
, chopped 13 almonds, roughly chopped 3tbsp pumpkin seeds 2 dried apricots, finely diced 45g bar of Pana Chocolate Raw Cacao (or a raw chocolate bar of your choice) METHOD 1.
Dwarf Sour Cherries
are a relatively new fruit crop in Saskatchewan but its popularity is growing with production in the prairies, more than tripling over the past 20 years.
Halloumi & red cabbage steaks (serves four) Ingredients Small red cabbage cut into four 2cm-thick "steaks" 2 tbsp balsamic vinegar 2 tbsp olive oil 1 tsp fennel seeds 1 tbsp dark muscovado sugar 2 x 250g pouches ready-cooked quinoa Juice 1 orange Small packs of flat-leaf parsley and dill, chopped 50g/2oz dried sour cherries
, roughly chopped 250g pack halloumi, cut into 8 slices Method 1 Heat oven to 200C/180C fan/gas 6.
For the dough: 500g/1lb 2oz strong white bread flour, 2 tsp salt, 40g/11/2oz caster sugar, 2 x 7g sachets fast-action yeast, 40g/11/2oz unsalted butter, softened, 150ml/5fl oz full-fat milk, 2 tsp ground green cardamom, 2 tsp ground nutmeg For the almond custard: 250ml/9fl oz full-fat milk, 40g/11/2oz caster sugar 2 medium free-range egg yolks 20g/1oz cornflour, 1/2 tsp fine sea salt, 1 tsp almond extract, 50ml/2fl oz whipping cream For the sour cherry jam: 300g/101/2oz sour cherries
(drained weight), 300g/101/2oz jam sugar, 1 tbsp lemon juice, cherry essence flavouring, Morello cherry essence flavouring
CHERRY SMOOTHIE 500ml (2 cups) iced chamomile tea 15 fresh or frozen sour cherries
(if you can't find sour cherries
, use normal cherries) 1/2 banana, peeled 5 almonds Bananas, cherries and almonds are all high in tryptophan.
A complex aroma of sour cherries
, oak and raspberries is apparent in this beer.
Sweet and sour cherries
contain several antioxidants and polyphenols that possess many biological activities, such as antioxidant, anticancer and anti-inflammation properties.
The most exported Macedonian products to Russia are retail medications, ferrosilicon, cabbage potato, tomato and other fresh or frozen vegetables, apricots, cherries, sour cherries
, peaches, plums and apples, metalwork parts, products of stone and other minerals, etc.