This is a superb fresh dessert and snack that is health giving and yummy.
What you will need: You can also half the recipe if you are serving only a few people.
2 pounds of organic cherries, pitted and quartered
1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract /1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
3 tablespoons fresh orange juice
1 cup pitted dates
3/4 cup slivered almonds
1/3 cup chia seeds / 6 cinnamon currant flackers
Toss cherries with vanilla and 2 tablespoons of the orange juice. Spoon into an 8-inch-square dish and smooth the top. In a food processor, combine dates, almonds, chia seeds and cinnamon and process until coarsely ground. Pour in remaining 1 tablespoon orange juice and pulse until combined. Spoon chia mixture evenly over the top of the cherries and serve, or cover and refrigerate up to 3 days.