Manhattan Cherries!


I am a Manhattan fan - on the dry side, please! I came up with this idea when my husband was on a kick of making infused vodkas. Not so sweet as maraschino cherries, for those of us who like the 'dry side'! Use in Manhattans as you would maraschino cherries.

Prep Time:
5 mins
Additional Time:
14 days
Total Time:
14 days 5 mins
16 servings


  • 1 cup dried cherries, or as desired

  • ½ cup bourbon, or as needed


  1. Fill a small jar with dried cherries and pour in enough bourbon to cover cherries. Cover jar tightly with a lid and place in the refrigerator until cherries are hydrated and infused with bourbon, at least 2 weeks.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

48 Calories
7g Carbs
1g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 16
Calories 48
% Daily Value *
Sodium 1mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 7g 2%
Dietary Fiber 1g 3%
Total Sugars 4g
Protein 1g
Calcium 5mg 0%
Iron 0mg 1%
Potassium 0mg 0%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.