Cherries in cognac for the winter: a recipe for the most delicious preparation from Yevhen Klopotenko

Iryna MelnichenkoLS Food
Recipe for pickled cherries
Recipe for pickled cherries. Source: site of Evgeny Klopotenko

Cherry is a very healthy berry that is used to make delicious pies, and dumplings, as well as jams, preserves, and compotes. Cherries are also frozen, dried, and even pickled.

Ripe house cherries

Chef Yevhen Klopotenko shared a recipe for delicious pickled cherries in cognac on his website.

How to cook cherries deliciously for the winter


  • cherries - 1 kg
Ripe sweet cherries
  • cinnamon - 1-2 sticks
  • sugar - 300 g
Cognac for cooking cherries
  • cognac or brandy - 500-600 ml.

Method of preparation:

1. Defrost and pit the cherries.

Pitted cherries

2. Put the cherries in a jar.

Fresh cherries

3. Pour sugar over the cherries and add cinnamon on top.

Cherries with sugar and cinnamon

4. Pour the alcohol over the cherries so that it completely covers the berries.

Cognac for pouring

5. Close the jar with an airtight lid and put it in a dark place for three weeks.

How to pickle cherries

Be sure to take out the jar once a week and shake it, so the cherries will soak better.

Ready-made cherries

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