Availability: Unfortunately, due to snow and freezing weather in April, we will not have pick your own sweet cherries this year
Pick the darkest red cherries. They are the sweetest. If you want to keep your cherries fresh for a longer time, pick them with stems.
Store cherries in a sealed container and keep refrigerated. When freezing cherries, wash them first, dry them, remove the pits, and put them in a freezer tight container. Butter containers or small Ziploc baggies are great for storing a serving size.
Sweet cherries are a good source of dietary fiber and vitamin C. One cup of sweet cherries has about 70 calories.