Making a cherry compote was also a really fun and easy way to create something new from all those cherries. I use it on pancakes, in oatmeal, on toast, or just eat it out of the jar! There’s really no wrong way to enjoy cherry compote.
I’ve always wondered what it would be like to go onto a farm or an orchard and pick my own fruit. So when some friends of ours invited us out to an orchard to pick cherries, of course we said yes.