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Cherry

A British slang term for one pound. It is an example of Cockney rhyming slang.
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An impressive study released in 2013 reported that after 28 days of consumption, sweet cherries were found to selectively and significantly reduce a number of biomarkers associated with inflammatory diseases.
2 cups pitted sweet cherries 1 Tablespoon granulated sweetener (optional) 2 Tablespoons balsamic vinegar
After mild winters some of the hardier commercial varieties might bloom, and then we pigged on sweet cherries.
There are traditional cherry recipes all over the world - kirsch, a cherry liquor, and Black Forest Gateau in Germany and chafoutis, a hearty and delicious batter pudding made with sweet cherries in France, to name but three examples.
In a project funded by Washington State University's (WSU) International Marketing Program for Agricultural Commodities and Trade Center, scientists are perfecting a mechanical alternative to hand-picking fresh sweet cherries.
From March to November vines up to 12 yards long yield nine different types of tomato from sweet cherries through plum, including yellow and cocktail to classic round red.
450g/1lb fresh North West sweet cherries, stones removed
Washington ranks among the top 10 states for 36 separate commodities and leads the nation in production of hops, spearmint oil, lentils, dry edible peas, wrinkled seed peas, apples, Concord grapes, pears, sweet cherries, carrots for processing, sweet corn for processing, and red raspberries.
Washington State produces 12 varieties of cherries that make up 60 percent of the sweet cherries in the country.
package (12 ounces) frozen dark sweet cherries, thawed and well drained
Cherries, and in particular sweet cherries, are a nutritionally dense food rich in anthocyanins, quercetin, hydroxycinnamates, potassium, fiber, vitamin C, carotenoids, and melatonin.
The cream was very light and the sweet cherries and brandy snap provided a great mix of flavours and textures.