From Fruit-Infused Vodka to Urban Gangster Cocktails

By: Laura McQuarrie - Sep 18, 2014
These cherry-flavored drinks make the most of a super fruit that is delicious and loaded with good-for-you things like fiber, potassium, antioxidants and essential vitamins.

Rather than serving cherries as a just a pretty garnish on top of a glass, these cherry drink recipes make the fruit an integral part of the beverage with each sip. Although cherries can be just as tart as they are sweet, the fruit's flavor is versatile enough to be included in everything from energy drinks to milkshakes and adult beverages, where it is usually strong enough to hold its own alongside other fruit flavors. When it comes to cherry-flavored drinks, the fresh summery flavor of bright red cherries is something that many people wish was around all year long.