From Cheesy Cherry Pastries to Patriotic Pie-Stuffed Cakes

By: Gurveer Brah - Aug 28, 2015
This collection of delicious desserts honors 'National Cherry Turnover Day.'

Cherry has been a vital component of dessert foods since the origins of the meal -- whether it be the cherry on top or the cherry pie, this fruit somehow crossed over to the dessert aisle. The variety of options goes from extra decadent to the healthier alternatives -- from milkshake cake recipes to roasted cherry smoothies.

For a picnic or a party, these cherry-infused desserts are a delicious option to please the masses for any occasion. The cherry craze even extends to breakfast foods with the savoury breakfast options that might remind people more of dessert.