Citrus Brandied Cocktail Cherries: 1 medium orange cup granulated sugar cup water 1 teaspoon whole allspice berries teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg cup brandy 1 pound sweet cherries, such as Bing, washed, stemmed, and pitted
This is the perfect cocktail cherry. I like to pit the cherries by hand—standard cherry pitters are made for larger fruit and always destroy the delicate little guys. I use a safety pin to push the pit out from the bottom.
Cocktail Cherries - Fresh summer cherries are preserved in a boozy, spiced mixture to make a jar of decadent homemade maraschino cherries ---made need to check back in mo! made 2 pint jars but i had to add more T of brandy at the top to cover