Cultivate + Delight

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We’re Cherry Excited

Our family’s favorite time of the year is here! It’s harvest time for World Famous Cherries.
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What’s in Season

The golden cherry with a super-sweet bite

Famously pink with a crisp bite and zippy flavor

The dark red sweethearts of summer

Find orange bliss (with a slight tang) in every bite

Why We’re World Famous

6

Generations of Family Ownership

30

Years of Organic Farming

100

Years of Farming

18

Acres for Compost

Our Story Is…

…rooted in six generations of Mathison family farmers.

It’s centered on perseverance, innovation, and a commitment to wake with the sun for a day of hard work. Our story is what helps us grow world famous fruits that delight.

The Stem Blog

Our 10 Favorite Cherry Recipes

Best Cherry Recipes

By: Katie Harmon

It is official, everyone! It’s cherry season. Here at Stemilt, things really ramp up when cherries are coming off the trees. Although it can be a totally exhausting season for many, it is also one of the most exciting and...

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Chocolate Cherry Ice Cream

Chocolate Cherry Ice Cream

By: Heather Hands

Ice cream has got to be one of my favorite summer treats. When I was a kid, on the weekend we used to drive into town to my favorite ice cream spot, a repurposed old street car turned ice cream shop. I would look forward to...

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Salmon and Apple Salad with a Creamy Cucumber Dill Dressing

Salmon and Apple Salad

By: Heather Hands

Since moving to the West Coast, I have fallen in love with seafood, especially salmon. My favorite way to cook it is on the grill, lightly oiled, salt, pepper, and often times marinated with barbecue sauce. During the winte...

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Apple and Berry Rosé Sangria

Rosé Sangria

By: Meg van der Kruik

It is officially the LAST WEEK OF SCHOOL here in Atlanta and I am already planning the end of year festivities for this coming weekend!! I’m thinking ice cream and late night play dates for the kiddos and a pitcher of...

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5 Ways to Pair Apples & Peanut Butter

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By: Brianna Shales

This is going to sound odd but peanut butter has become part of my daily routine. I’ve mentioned many times before that my youngest son is quite the picky eater and while I still think (or hope!) that time will help him c...

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Easy Instant Pot Carnitas and Piñata® Apple Salsa

Instant Pot Carnitas

By: Meg van der Kruik

My picky son is OBSESSED with these Instant Pot Carnitas and truth be told he is pretty into that Piñata® Apple Salsa too! It isn’t often that I hit one out of the park these days with him.  However, this one is a ...

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