Can I substitute sweet cherries for sour cherries?
Likewise, what can I use instead of sour cherries?
Key limes are different from regular lines, and while similar, do have a different flavor profile, just like cherries. If you don't have access to sour cherries, wait until they come back in season and make a different fruit pie in meantime.
Likewise, can you substitute fresh cherries for dried cherries? Frozen cherries can be substituted for fresh cherries in most recipes. Dried cherries, usually made from sour cherries, are called for in recipes for cookies, savory, cold weather meaty dishes, and fall and winter salads.
Likewise, are pie cherries the same as sour cherries?
Tart cherries, which are sometimes called sour, red cherries, or pie cherries are best known as the key ingredient in desserts.
How can you tell the difference between sweet and sour cherries?
Sour cherries are not sweet and luscious when munched raw. They are tart and also look different from sweet cherries. They tend to be smaller and have flesh that is softer. These cherries become delicious, however, when cooked with sugar or honey in pies, jams and relishes.