In the United States of America, there is something to celebrate almost every day and today is no different, because January 3 is National Chocolate Covered Cherries Day. This sweet, indulgent dessert has been in production since 1864 and it’s very popular even today. Everyone loves chocolate covered cherries and it’s almost impossible to eat just one of these candies that have combined two favorite flavors into one delicious treat. So, in case you haven’t indulged enough sweet treats over the past holiday season, this day is a perfect excuse to make some of these mouth-watering recipes with chocolate covered cherries. Just make sure there is enough for everyone and enjoy!

Rum Soaked Chocolate Covered Cherries

chocolate-covered-cherries-national-day_01Recipe via thatswhatwesaid.net

Chocolate Covered Cherry Brownie Cups

chocolate-covered-cherries-national-day_03Recipe via chocolatemoosey.com

Chocolate Covered Cherry Brownie Bombs

chocolate-covered-cherries-national-day_04Recipe via wineandglue.com

Dark Chocolate Covered Cherries (Vegan, Gluten Free)

chocolate-covered-cherries-national-day_05Recipe via fortheloveofleaves.blogspot.com

Grand Marnier Chocolate Covered Cherries

chocolate-covered-cherries-national-day_06Recipe via singleandspice.com

Chocolate-Cherry Cake Bites

chocolate-covered-cherries-national-day_09Recipe via blog.candiquik.com

Chocolate Covered Cherry Truffles

chocolate-covered-cherries-national-day_08Recipe via thenakedkitchen.com

Chocolate Covered Cherries

chocolate-covered-cherries-national-day_021Recipe via cupcakemag.com

Chocolate Covered Cherry Cupcakes

chocolate-covered-cherries-national-day_10Recipe via jasonandshawnda.com

Cherries Dipped in White Chocolate

chocolate-covered-cherries-national-day_071Recipe via simpleprovisions.com.au