This filling is wonderful placed on top of custard in a cookie pie shell or in a pre-formed swiss choclate bowl/cup…mmm mmm good!!
Cherries Cordial – Filling for pie or chocolate cups
1 bag (16 oz) frozen unsweetened pitted cherries or 1 pint fresh pitted cherries
1/2 cup water or dry white wine
1/2 cup sugar
3 Tbsp corn starch
1/2 tsp almond extract
cook cherries and water/wine over med. heat for 10 min. reduce heat and simmer. mix sugar and cornstarch in a seperate bowl. add to cherries. add almond extract. let cook until mixture is thickened. remove from heat and cool completely. can be placed in fridged for uo to a week or frozen for months. let thaw in fridge overnight.