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  • n. Plural form of maraschino.


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  • Erythrosine is a cherry pink dye that is presently allowed in Australia, New Zealand and the EU only in preserved cherries, such as maraschinos, up to a level of 200mg / kg. In the US, however, it is permitted in a wider range of foods, including sweets and other products aimed at children.

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  • Followed by the Apricot Sour no maraschinos here, we usually fight over the delicate black cherry speared on top, and the Bourbon Daisy, which has a long flavor development on the tongue that is just beyond description.

    Science Fiction, Baby

  • These days, maraschinos contain Red Dye #40, a pigment found in Doritos, Pop-Tarts and other foods.

    The Fruit Hunters

  • Producing them involves bleaching low-grade cherries, stoning, sweetening and flavoring them, packing them in a syrup, and dying them—usually neon red, although Eola Cherry Co. also sells shocking blue, green and pink maraschinos.

    The Fruit Hunters

  • The following version, based on the one in the Gourmet Cookbook, is gussied up with the use of fresh pineapple and my addition of homemade maraschinos.

    Great Plain

  • But I thought how nice the combo of sweet and sour dried cherries had been for the maraschinos I made, and I had a nice basket of sweet black cherries at home.

    Maraschino Jam: Digressions and Recipe

  • Addendum: Spotted a small bag of hard South American cherries at the market, and decided it would be nice to have some stems on my maraschinos.

    In a Glass

  • On the train they all bought sweets from the train butcher -- chocolate maraschinos, and nut bars, and molasses kisses -- and ate them as greedily as children, until their hunger for sweets was surfeited.

    Cheerful—By Request

  • English dinner of Simpson's, preceded by two vermuths, accompanied by a pint of claret, and covered in the retreat by four maraschinos.

    Nights in London

  • "Stock subscription rotten everybody likes scheme but object to our control but no hurry why don't you rest maraschinos shipped congratulate you."

    The Early Bird A Business Man's Love Story


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