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The life of a maraschino cherry
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Creating the perfect maraschino

Handpicked

1. Cherries are selectively handpicked at their peak, for whole-stem fruit.

Cherries are selectively handpicked

Storage

2. They’re stored in protected vats to preserve the fruit’s integrity.

Cherries stored preserve the fruit’s integrity

Sized

3. They’re sized, separated and pitted before processing…

Coloring

4. …then colored, flavored and sweetened to become maraschinos.

Sorting

5. More sorting ensures the highest quality…

SOrting quality cherries

Inspection

6…and yet another inspection takes place before sealing.

Cherries inspected for quality

Pasteurization

7. Bottles are pasteurized for safety, then labeled.

Pasteurized cherries ready to be capped.

Final Inspection

8. Final inspection ensures our crunchy-sweet maraschinos are ready to enjoy.

Jars of maraschino cherries
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