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Grown in Michigan and Utah, two of the leading areas for cherry production in the United States, Trader Joe's Dried Montmorency Cherries are deep red in color and packed with antioxidants. Of course, because they're cherries, this probably isn't terribly surprising. If you're familiar with Montmorency Cherries, though, you know they're quite tart, almost pucker-worthy. In search of balance, we've added just enough sugar to sweeten the naturally sharp profile of these little drupes - we'll go out on a limb and say perfect equilibrium is achieved with every handful.
A great snack right out of the bag; they're also a stellar addition to a cheese tray. We especially like them with our Organic New Zealand Cheddar. They'll dress up pretty much any salad, they're delicious in baked goods - use them in place of raisins to very flavorful effect - and are also quite tantalizing with something as simple as oatmeal or cold breakfast cereal like Honey Nut O's.
We're selling sweet-tart Dried Montmorency Cherries in an eight ounce bag for $4.99. Balance. Equilibrium. Enlightenment. Om…
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