Cherry season is one of the shorter fruit seasons of the year, and we’re excited to get cooking with one of our favorite summer berries. From mini cherry pies to a refreshing cherry limeade, here are 20 recipes to get you cookin’ with cherries!

1. Patriotic Cherry Mini Pies: We’ll start with this adorably patriotic mini pies! Just use a muffin pan and star-shaped cookie cutter to create your own yummy batch. (via Frankly Entertaining)

2. Cherry-Berry Granita: Think Italian ice… times 10. (via Poor Girl Eats Well)

3. Grilled Chicken with Fresh Cherry Sauce: Add a bit of sweetness to your next grilled chicken dinner. Love the idea of grilling herries on a kebab as well! (via Sage Recipes)

4. Fresh Cherry Quark Cheesecake Pie: Cherries, cheesecake, and a pie? Dessert dreams can come true. (via Passionate About Baking)

5. Fresh Cherry Mascarpone Waffles: Bookmark these for your next brunch party! (via Coconut and Lime)

6. Sparkling Cherry Bourbon & Chocolate Cherry Kiss Cocktails: Shirley Temples aren’t the only cocktails powered by cherries. (via Your Southern Peach)

7. Cherry Chocolate Chip Maple Challah: This yummy bread tastes great right out of the oven, and would be a perfect companion for a summertime picnic.  (via Life’s a Feast)

8. Cherry Limeade Ice Cubes: We love themed ice cubes, and these are too sweet to be missed. (via Bare Root Girl)

9. Cherry Almond Power Bar: Love energy bars but hate not knowing everything that goes into them? Make your own with this great recipe. (via Camille Styles)

10. Chocolate Covered Cherry Truffles: The only thing that would make these better would be if they were on lollipop sticks! :) (via Food Through the Pages)

11. Cherry Sorbet: Another icy recipe for a hot summer day – nom. (via Skinny Taste)

12. Cherry Sour Cream Crostata Pie: This has just the right amount of savory and sweet. (via Who’s Hungry)

13. Mini Cherry Pies with Brown Sugar Meringue: More mini pies! And this time they’re topped with meringue which is sure to make your sweet tooth swoon. (via The Family Meal)

14. Cherry Ricotta Tart: Love the look of this fruity tart. It could be fun to try adding fresh mint. (via Pink Patisserie)

15. Slow-Cooker Cherry Chipotle Pulled Pork with Cilantro Lime Slaw: Cherries and pulled pork? Yes, this is real and we are betting it is delicious. (via Imperial Sugar)

16. Classic Cherry Limeade: Nothing like a twist on lemonade or limeade on sweltering summer afternoon. (via Diet Taste)

17. Cheery Cherry Cobbler Cupcake: Made with Cinnamon Toast Crunch Muffin Mix, these cupcakes are crunch, cinnamon-y, and delightful. (via Quick Dish)

18. Cherry and Mint Bruschetta with Goat Cheese: A sweet take on bruschetta is a great dessert idea for folks who like a little salt with their sugar. (via Dirty the Kitchen)

19. Pistachio Cherry Ice Cream: Homemade ice cream season is upon us, and this is definitely on our list. (via Peanut Butter & Peppers)

20. Grilled Tilapia with Cherry Salsa: Last a little grilled tilapia topped with cherry salsa. We wonder what else would be delicious topped with cherry salsa…! (via Martha Stewart)

What are your favorite cherry recipes for cherry season? Share them with us in the comments below.