sour cherry

noun

Definition of sour cherry

: a widely cultivated cherry (Prunus cerasus) that has a round crown and bright red to almost black soft-fleshed acid fruits also : the fruit

Examples of sour cherry in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Some density and phenolic textures speak to the air-drying process, while bright sour cherry is spiced with cloves and orange peel. Sara L. Schneider, Robb Report, 13 June 2022 And a sour cherry pop tart or coconut almond carrot cake are also hard to miss. Juyoung Seo, Forbes, 26 May 2022 As Tkachenko prepares the sour cherry stuffing for the varenyky (dumplings) on the menu and Prokopenko re-creates a strawberry dessert recipe her grandfather made for her as a child, thoughts of Ukraine are never far away. Los Angeles Times, 5 May 2022 Pretty mineral streak, sour cherry, strawberry and raspberry, fresh fennel notes. Lana Bortolot, Forbes, 3 June 2022 Jessica Rabbit—Cuervo Tradicional Blanco tequila, sour cherry molasses, ginger and lime. Robin Soslow, Chron, 21 Mar. 2022 In a Goldbelly TV video promoting the pie, Megan dug into a series of scrumptious pies, from pecan to sweet potato, sour cherry and Texas Trash Pie, giving her honest reviews of the mouth-watering dessert spread. Gil Kaufman, Billboard, 15 Mar. 2022 What Ludwinski knows is that the pastries will feature a buckwheat dough and a sour cherry-poppy seed filling. Lyndsay C. Green, Detroit Free Press, 2 Mar. 2022 The 2016 weighs in with a little more tannin structure; exotic spice and sour cherry are underlined by a vein of minerality, ending with compelling textures and length. Sara L. Schneider, Robb Report, 31 Jan. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of sour cherry

circa 1884, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sour cherry was circa 1884

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Last Updated

27 Jun 2022

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“Sour cherry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sour%20cherry. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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