How to Pit Cherries without a Cherry Pitter

Don't have a cherry pitter? Not to worry! Learn how to pit cherries without a cherry pitter using two items you probably have in your kitchen!
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Author Liren Baker


  • cherries
  • straw or decorating tip


  • Insert the straw or decorating tip into cherry where stem was attached.
  • Push through until you make contact with the pit.
  • Continue pushing until the pit pops out!
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