If you like to top rich ice cream with fruit, stuff fruit between layers of moist and fluffy cake or toss it into a night-cap cocktail, you’re going to love this bourbon cherry recipe. Gastronomical Sovereignty created this recipe for soaking fresh cherries in sugary, lemony, vanilla-tinged bourbon. The resulting jewels are pops of intriguing flavor best dropped into Old Fashioneds or sundaes.
Pair with rosemary for a festive look that brings holly and mistletoe to mind.
4 C Fresh Cherries (pitted if possible), washed & well dried.
2 1/2 C Water.
1 C Organic Cane Sugar.
1 Lemon for Juice.
1 Tsp Vanilla Extract.
4-8 Oz Bourbon.