It is shaping up to be a banner year. Our biggest acreage, Montmorency tart cherries appears to have a very nice crop coming. This is so important for us because we send most of our Montmorencies to be made into concentrate and concentrate has been in very short supply.
Calling all foodies!!! February is National Cherry Month! The perfect time to try ordering some of our frozen tart cherries. We have been shipping pitted tart cherries for years however, I have done it differently every year. This year I think I have it down pat. Of course, I would like everyone to opt for […]
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 […]
We recommend a mixture of 1 part King Orchards tart cherry juice concentrate to 7 parts water. One easy recipe is to mix 1/2 cup concentrate with 3 1/2 cups of water to make one quart of juice. (hint: an empty KO juice bottle works great for this.) Many of our customers are on a […]
Take the Cherry Challenge (page 60 of the September 2009 issue of Prevention magazine or see our 8/25 blog post) then scroll down to check your answers. Answers: 1-C: Melatonin is a naturally occurring antioxidant in Tart Cherries that helps maintain normal sleep patterns. Tart cherries are one of the few known food sources of […]
As seen in the September 2009 issue of Prevention magazine. CHECK OUT YOUR CHERRY SMARTS! 1. Melatonin is: A. The color of a melon. B. A mythical Greek goddess. C. A naturally occurring antioxidant in Tart Cherries that helps maintain normal sleep patterns. 2. Were Montmorency Dried Tart Cherries certified heart healthy by the American […]
Montmorency Cherry Trees in Bloom