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10 sweet fresh cherry recipe ideas to try this summer

Nothing says Kiwi summer quite like fresh cherries! Dig into our best sweet cherry dessert recipes for the season including cherry pie, cherry tart, cherry cheesecake and cherry ice cream.

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    Peach and cherry pie

    The combination of peaches and cherries in this pie is gorgeous. Don’t worry about pitting the cherries – life’s too short – but do forewarn the pie-eaters!

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|

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    Chocolate cherry berry pavlova

    Chocolate cherry berry pavlova, chocolate recipe, brought to you by Australian Women's Weekly

    Australian Women's Weekly|

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    Cherry trifle with chocolate custard and raspberries

    Christmas is not complete without some sort of trifle. Nici Wickes' recipe is served individually and can easily be made the day before, then kept in the fridge to soak up the juices and sherry!

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|

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    Pancakes with cherry vanilla syrup

    These delicious pancakes with cherry vanilla syrup are exceptional enjoyed for a filling weekend brunch. You can also try this versatile syrup in milkshakes or drizzled over ice cream


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    Cherry almond shortcakes

    Nothing says summer quite like the sweet taste of cherries. Try these gorgeous shortcakes studded with cherries, topped with crunchy almonds and drizzled with a lemony glaze


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    Cherry chocolate tart

    This delicious tart recipe is the perfect example of why cherry and chocolate are a winning flavour combo. Serve this decadent tart at your next sweet occasion and prepare to impress


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    Chocolate and cherry ripple ice-cream

    Consider yourself a chocoholic? Then this sweet, rich, and delightfully indulgent chocolate and cherry ripple ice-cream is right up your alley! The ultimate sweet summer treat.

    Woman's Day|