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Find Everything Cherry at the National Cherry Festival

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It's no secret you can get your hands on everything cherry at the National Cherry Festival.

The Cherry Stop offers everything from trail mixes and honeys to cherry rhubarb jam and kettle barbecue cherry flavored chips.

If you have a serious sweet tooth, there are cherry malted milk balls, truffles and cherry chocolate covered turtles.

The Cherry Stop's Claire Moen said, "One of our really popular products is our cherry honey mustard and it sounds kinda weird when you first say it but everyone who tries it, they taste it and they love it, and its been definitely one of our most popular products so far."

The US cherry industry produces more than 650 million pounds of tart and sweet cherries every year. 75 percent of tart cherries are grown right here in northern Michigan.

 

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