A Very Cherry Christmas!

A bowl of cherries have always been an Aussie fav to have around the home. But we think this tasty morsel can be more than a piece of fruit, especially when it comes to Christmas entertaining.  From a cherry pie recipe, cherry guessing game, to cherry ice cubes, you can make sure that no cherry will go to waste.

Sweet Cherry Pie

There’s a song about it for a reason! Cherry pies are a sweet solution for those who want a quick and easy treat for afternoon tea or dessert.

Ingredients:

  • 4 cups cherries, pitted
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon pastry for a double-crust 9-inch pie

Method:

  1. Mix ingredients for filling.
  2. Place in pastry-lined pie pan.
  3. Put top crust on. Cut vent slits in top crust, and flute edges.
  4. Brush with milk and sprinkle with sugar.
  5. Bake at 220°C for 25 minutes, reduce heat to 175°C and bake for 25-30 minutes more.


Cherry guessing game

The silly season comes with a lot of silly games. This Christmas, entertain the kids with a cherry guessing game! It’s very cherry simple. Place your cherries in a bowl, let the kids view for 10 seconds before hiding them. Let the kids guess how many there are.

Cherry Flavoured Ice Cubes

Impress your family and friends with an oh-so-stylish ice cube in their drink. These cherrylicious cubes go perfectly with most fizzy drinks. The next time you fill up your ice cube tray, why not have a go!

You need:

  • Ice cube tray
  • Cherries

Method:

  1. Place cherries with stem up in tray.
  2. Fill with water.
  3. Freeze overnight.

We can’t wait to hear which of these recipes made your festive table. So, be sure to keep us posted on our Facebook or Instagram page.
Merry Christmas everyone!

Team Millers