Brandied Cherries (For Chocolate Cherry Trifle) Recipe

Difficulty: Easy | Total Time: 35 minutes | Active Time: | Makes: 4 cups brandied cherries

Brandied Cherries are easy to make using frozen cherries. They pair well with chocolate in Chocolate Cherry Trifle (Recipe on CHOW).

  • 4 cups frozen, dark, sweet cherries, thawed and drained. (Reserve 1/4 cup of the cherry juice for the cherry pudding used in the trifle.)
  • 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
  • 2 tablespoons cherry flavored brandy
  1. In a medium-size bowl, combine drained cherries, sugar, and brandy.
  2. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate at least a half hour or until ready to assemble the trifle.

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