Sour cherry & marzipan chrysanthemum pastry

Sour cherry recipes

Dried sour cherries hold their shape when cooked and lend a tangy flavour to dishes. Use them in everything from sweet pastries and brownies to savoury meatballs and salads.

1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve this stunning cherry and marzipan dessert warm with clotted cream or crème fraîche. Any leftovers can be reheated as a breakfast pastry

1 hr and 30 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
8 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This divine, squidgy chocolate cake is dairy and wheat-free, so vegans can dig in!

1 hr and 10 mins
More effort
Vegan
Gluten-free
Advertisement
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve this squash or pumpkin dish as a smart vegetarian main or dinner party side, packed with contrasting flavours such as sweet honey, sour cherries and salty crumbled cheese

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
4 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Try a taste of the Middle East with these meatballs, marrying rich lamb with vibrant fruit flavours for a sweet and sour effect

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Sweeten up lentils, spinach and shallots with dried sour cherries in this easy and low-fat side dish - perfect with lamb kofte or a tagine

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 3.3 out of 5 star rating

These American traybake brownies include all of our favourite things, chocolate, booze and bacon - pure decadence

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Treat yourself to a Turkish feast and put these beef and sour cherry manti (dumplings) centre stage. You can pre-make the manti and freeze them for ease

1 hr and 50 mins
More effort
4 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This sweet and sour cherry and almond tart from Lina Stores is the ultimate Italian treat. Serve up a slice as the perfect end to any meal

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These easy-to-make, fudgy brownies, complete with retro decoration, marry a much-loved flavour pairing of cherry and chocolate

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
41 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Oaty, chewy, spicy cookies - ready in under an hour and great for tea time

50 mins
Easy
3 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

James Martin serves his steamed chocolate sponge with whole cherries and a fruity sauce - perfect for a smart dinner party

1 hr and 55 mins
Easy
24 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

If anyone in your family isn't keen on traditional fruitcake, this might be the compromise you've been looking for

2 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
Advertisement