Crisp and flavorful, the wild Amarena cherries on this jar are already infused with alcohol, becoming seamlessly right into a cocktail – or another dish that wants a spirited trace of sweetness and crunch.

This deal with is from Tempus Fugit, the California-based firm that makes a speciality of uncommon, historically-inspired spirits, bitters, absinthe, aperitifs, and so on. It appears at any time when they’re trying round for the right ingredient for his or her subsequent retro cocktail, they create it. Therefore these 19th century-style cocktail cherries. In taste and texture, a degree above another sort we’ve tried.

The wild cherries are native to Italy. They’re candied and preserved in Kirsch — a double-distilled bitter cherry brandy – with just a little pure gum Arabic added for texture.

Crunch and revel in!


Tempus Fugit Cocktail Cherries  in two sizes: $12.99 or $19.99