Boozy Christmas Cherry Bombs

These vodka-soaked cherries are sure to be a hit at any adult holiday party.
Boozy Christmas Cherry Bombs


  1. 1 jar (10 oz) red maraschino cherries with stems
  2. 1/2 cup vanilla-flavored vodka
  3. 2 squares (about 3 oz) vanilla-flavored candy coating (almond bark), chopped (from 20-oz package)
  4. 1 tablespoon each green crystallized sugar and holiday nonpareils


  • Drain cherries; discard cherry juice. Return cherries to jar. Pour vodka over cherries in jar; replace cover. Refrigerate 12 to 24 hours.
  • Line large cookie sheet with cooking parchment paper. Drain cherries; discard or use vodka in your favorite cocktail. Pat cherries dry with paper towels.