Cherry liqueur is a liqueur flavored with or made from cherries, usually in a neutral spirit base. They are usually between 40 and 60 proof. Cherry Heering is a well known brand of cherry liqueur. Cherry liqueur should not be confused with cherry brandy or Kirschwasser, which is dry, clear, and between 80 and 100 proof. 

Some popular cocktails containing Cherry Liqueur

  • Christmas in Hell — Branca Menta, Becherovka, Cherry Liqueur, Lemon juice
  • Cells Interlinked — Rye, Amargo-Vallet, Amaro Meletti, Cherry Liqueur, Orange peel
  • South Park Sling — Gin, Cherry Liqueur, Aperol, Cynar, Bitters, Cherry, Pineapple juice, Lime juice, Passion fruit syrup, Pineapple
  • Nashville Spring — Rye, Aromatized wine, Cherry Liqueur, Cynar, Scotch, Orange bitters, Rosemary, Cucumber, Orange
  • Navy Rations — Rum, Sweet vermouth, Crème de bergamote, Cherry Liqueur, Pastis, Bitters, Lemon zest
  • Date Expectations — Añejo rum, Cherry Liqueur, Peach bitters, Lemon juice, Maple syrup
  • Smokin' Cherries — Mezcal, Sweet vermouth, Cherry Liqueur, Bénédictine, Maraschino cherry
  • Enigma Cocktail — Whiskey, Sweet vermouth, Cherry Liqueur, Herbal liqueur, Peychaud's Bitters
  • Havana Harbor Special — St. Lucian Rum, Sweet vermouth, Cherry Liqueur, Absinthe, Bitters, Club soda, Lemon juice, Simple syrup
  • Holiday In Osaka — Shochu, Gold rum, Cherry Liqueur, Club soda, Cranberry shrub, Cranberry, Orange