Celebrate the cherry season with these easy, yet tasty, cherry cocktail recipes.

Topping cupcakes and filling cherry pies aren't the only things cherries are good for. Although an underrated fruit, they are a great ingredient to use as the base of a tasty summer cocktail. 

So, try your hand at one or both of these delicious drinks, and proudly serve them at your next garden party...


cherry cocktail recipe in martini glass - cherrypolitan - Love Fresh Cherries - goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Love Fresh Cherries


  • 50ml Chapel Down Vodka
  • 25ml Cherry Marnier
  • 15ml Lime Juice
  • 15ml Sugar Syrup
  • 25ml De-Stoned Cherry Juice
  • Egg White


1. Add Vodka, Cherry Marnier, and Egg White to shaker and dry shake.

2. Add Cherry Juice and ice and shake.

3. Double strain into martini glass, or serve over ice in rocks/tall glass. Garnish with cherry.

The Cherry Bee

cherry cocktail recipe in tall glass - The Cherry Bee - Love Fresh Cherries - goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Love Fresh Cherries


  • 50ml Stryyk Not Rum
  • 25ml Lemon Juice
  • 10ml Honey
  • 4 Cherries (De-stoned)
  • Ginger Ale

1. Muddle (mash) cherries in a shaker to release juices.

2. Set the ginger ale aside and shake all other ingredients together and strain into a glass.

3. Top with ginger ale.


Do you have any cocktail recipe ideas to share? Tweet us @goodhomesmag or post a comment on our Facebook page.



Sophisticated cherry and bay leaf pie recipe

Summer Pimms recipe with strawberries, cucumber and mint

Spring floral infused vodka cocktail recipe


6 tips to keep your freezer running efficiently

Follow our top tips on how to make sure your freezer is running efficiently this summer.

Kitchen planning guide: considering an extension

Extend your property and help to create a kitchen that is the social hub of your home.

7 stylish ideas to add to an industrial-style kitchen

Create a strong industrial kitchen scheme with these stylish additions.

4 brilliant barbecue recipes for vegetarians

Enjoy some delicious vegetarian recipes on the barbecue this summer, we've got you covered!

Kitchen planning guide: how to set a budget

The first step to your beautiful new kitchen - working out how much you can spend on it!

How to bring the outside in with a kitchen island planter

Add some greenery to your current kitchen scheme or implement it into your new design with an island planter.