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  • Do cherries make good pie filling?

  • Sour cherries, tart cherries, or pie cherries, as they鈥檙e better known are hardy to zone 4 and they鈥檙e packed with cherry flavor. They don鈥檛 have much sweetness, but once you鈥檝e added sugar as you do in cherry pie filling, they鈥檙e hard to beat. Sweet cherries, on the other hand, don鈥檛 make particularly good pies.

  • How do you make cherry pie filling with clear Jel?

  • Combine sugar and Clear Jel in a large pan. Add water and cook over medium heat, stirring constantly. Add cinnamon and almond extract if using. When mixture begins to thicken and bubble, add the lemon juice and boil for 1 minute. Add cherries, stirring gently to mix. Fill hot jars with hot cherry pie filling, leaving 1鈥?headspace.

  • How do you make a decadent Cherry Pie?

  • For the ultimate decadent pie, pair the cherries with dark chocolate, along with anise or cherry pie liqueur. Or make a drunken cherry pie by combining the canned filling with vanilla and brandy. For a creamy filling, add a small can of sweetened condensed milk to the pie filling.

  • How do you pair cherries with chocolate for pie?

  • For extra crunch, sprinkle in some nuts, such as sliced almonds, before baking the pie. For the ultimate decadent pie, pair the cherries with dark chocolate, along with anise or cherry pie liqueur. Or make a drunken cherry pie by combining the canned filling with vanilla and brandy.