Montmorency

Tart, or Sweet?

Tart

Origin

Unknown, possibly 17th century France (the Montmorency Valley)

Appearance

The Montmorency is a bright red cherry, occasionally with a darker tint.

When We Harvest

July–August

Fun Fact

Research has shown that Montmorency and other tart cherries aid recovering muscles, heart health, and sleep quality! Could tart cherries be the new super food?

What are Montmorency good for?

Each produce item has it's strengths and weaknesses. View them below.

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  • Eating
  • Storing
  • Pies
  • Salads
  • Sauce
  • Juice
  • Baking
  • Drying
  • Freezing