The secret is out!!

The Detroit Free Press found out my secret that adding dried cherries to a recipe of traditional bread stuffing upgrades it and makes it “cool”. I like to add a handful of dried cherries to my grazed carrots too. Looks great and tastes even better! Happy Thanksgiving! Betsy and the crew

Power Berry Trail Mix Snack Cookie Recipe

A super mix of nutrients, perfect for a simple grab-and-go snack, lunchbox treats or breakfast on the go. Ingredients: 1 1/2 c dried tart cherries 3/4 c toasted almonds 2 tsp vanilla extract 2 eggs, slightly beaten 1 c brown sugar 1/3 c honey 1/3 c granulated sugar 1 1/2 c oats 1 c wheat […]

Tart Cherry Juice Hits the Road Running

Tart cherry juice has been making news headlines lately, as more studies are finding that cherry juice can help speed post-exercise recovery.  Last month,  Dave and I hit the road and headed south to represent King Orchards at the ING Georgia Marathon Health & Fitness Expo.

Mid Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Convention

My wife Rose and I went out to Pennsylvania for the Mid Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Growers Convention last week. We went to the convention to market Cherry Juice Concentrate along with our Dried Cherry Products. There were a lot of vendors there selling Farm Market Items, Farm Equipment, Financing Institutions and Everything for the […]

Powered by Red: Day 7 – Simple Snacks with Dried Cherries

Feb. 7 2010 I’m busy with snacks for the super bowl party. The kids love peanuts, dried cherries and chocolate chips for an easy mix. I also made the cherry dumplings with 2 cans of cherries and shortening instead of butter. This recipe seems to be fail proof. Of course we served it warm with […]

Powered by Red: Day 5 – Cherry Pecan Energy Bars

Ellie Krieger is a registered dietitian and host of the Food Network’s “Healthy Appetite with Ellie Krieger.”  According to Ellie, creating a routine with foods you like is one of the most successful strategies for a long-term, healthful diet plan. And, with heart disease continuing to be the number one killer in America, being able […]

Michigan cherry gifts for the holidays

There’s still time to get that last minute cherry gift out to a loved one for Christmas. If you place an order by noon on December 21st, we can get it packed up and shipped for arrival within the U.S. by Thursday the 24th. The “Party Pleaser” (featuring chocolate covered dried cherries and our new […]

Frisée and Apple Salad with Dried Cherries and Walnuts Recipe

Ingredients 3tablespoonsolive oil 2tablespoonsapple cider vinegar 2tablespoonsminced shallot 1tablespoonhoney 1/2cup(generous) dried tart cherries (one 3-ounce package) 1large head of frisée, torn into bite-size pieces (about 6 cups) 1medium Gala apple, cored, thinly sliced 1/2cupcoarsely chopped toasted walnuts

Cherry Butternut Squash Stuffing

Ingredients: 2 to 3 strips of bacon, finely diced 3 tablespoons butter or margarine 1/3 cup finely chopped onion 1 cup (about 1/3 pound) chopped butternut squash 2/3 cup dried tart cherries 1 tablespoon fresh rosemary or sage leaves, chopped 3 tablespoons almonds or pecans, toasted and finely ground 3 tablespoons dry bread crumbs 3 […]