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Gluten Free Cherry Recipes
Who doesn't love the luscious red sweetness of cherries in homemade muffins, pies, cookies, and even in trail mix?! Ahh, when you think of cherries, you can only have wonderful, sweet memories!
Cheers to Cherries All Summer Long!
Pictures by me (Bev Lemley), except where noted ~ All rights reserved
Quick and easy, great for lunches, great with coffee, great for a snack bag 'n go ~ No wonder it's Cheery!
To ensure it is truly Gluten Free, just make sure the dried cherries, walnuts, and almonds are NOT processed with wheat, look at the allergy info on the back, and leave off the Peanut M&Ms and dry roasted almonds, as they are definitely NOT gluten free!.
Prep Time: Five minutes
Total Time: Ten Minutes
Serves: Single, easy to double
- 1/4 cup of Dried Cherries
- 1/4 cup Craisins (Dried Cranberries)
- 1/4 cup Private Selection (Kroger brand) Dark Chocolate Chunks
- 1/4 cup Walnuts
- 1/4 cup Sliced Almonds
- 1/4 cup Peanut M&Ms (ALLERGY NOTE: This ingredient is not gluten free)
- 1/4 cup Dry Roasted Almonds (ALLERGY NOTE: This ingredient is not gluten free)
- Mix all ingredients and go! To make gluten free, make sure the cherries, walnuts, and sliced almonds are NOT processed with wheat, and leave off the Peanut M&Ms and Dry Roasted Almonds.
- Of course these are base amounts, add a bit more or less, depending on individual preference.
For those that can have gluten...Cherry Clafouti
These floor rugs will give you a cheerful cherry welcome throughout the home!
What is a Cherry Clafouti - ...and how do you make it?
Find out the easy way, let the experts show you how!
Gluten Free Recipes to Go and For Desssert
A quick Gluten Free To Go recipe can be found here. It's quick and can be taken with you if you're unsure GF food will be served, or great to take for lunches, as well, GF or not!
The Gluten-free Goddess' version of Cherry Clafouti ~ With coconut flour, a switchout to maple syrup, this may be preferred over regular Clafoutis ~ I'm glad I don't need any excuses to make this one first!
Bob's Red Mill is THE place for Gluten Free products ~ they are committed to ensuring their gluten free products are safe. They have a dedicated warehouse where grain is brought in on dedicated trucks, from dedicated farms and farmers, from Canada, even. Just watching their videos is very educational and impressive! I rely on their products, and am glad they are so committed!
So of course, they are THE place for GF recipes. Here are a few of the recipes from Bob's Red Mill, that even gluten tolerant folks would really like to try!
Fresh-Picked Cherry Recipes
Do you enjoy Cherries?
I can't imagine anyone not liking cherries!
What is your opinion?
It's a Fact!
It's not just their pretty self that makes us feel better ~ they just naturally can't help it!
Their little red selves just make us feel better all over, from arthritis aches and pains, even gout...
...all the while, being slim on calories, noteworthy of fiber and very healthy in Vitamin C ~ see!
Hand-Picked Cherry Accents
Cheery Cherries~ For a quick Pick-Me-Up!
The Cherry on Top ~
Better Brains and Neurons! Even better heart health (that's why they're red!), they help prevent strokes and even cancers.
Cherries contain properties that help your body recover after a strenuous workout ~ and they will help you get a good night's sleep!
The facts are, eating cherries will just make you plum healthier!
You can read more about the nutritional info at Nutritional Roundup
Share with others your ideas for using cherries ~ what's your favorite?