12 recipes for cherries

12 Recipes
12 recipes for cherries
(Ricardo DeAratanha / Los Angeles Times)

Apricot-cherry pie

Time2 hours
YieldsServes 8

Sweet cherry pie

Time1 hour 30 minutes
YieldsMakes 1 (9-inch) pie

Almond cherry tart

Time1 hour 40 minutes
YieldsServes 8

Polenta cake with roasted cherries

Time1 hour
YieldsServes 8

Gateau basque with roasted cherries

Time2 hours 40 minutes
YieldsServes 10

Cherry clafoutis

Time1 hour 15 minutes
YieldsServes 6 to 8

Roasted cherry Pavlova with cinnamon whipped cream

Time20 minutes
YieldsServes 10 to 12

Cold spiced cherry soup

Time40 minutes
YieldsServes 6 to 8

Cherry-almond cobbler

Time50 minutes
YieldsServes 4

Poached fruit in lemon verbena syrup

Time20 minutes
YieldsServes 4 to 6

Quick cherry preserves

Time35 minutes
YieldsMakes 1/2 cup