1 cup walnuts halves
1 cup pure maple syrup
Combine all. Cover and allow to stand at room temperature for 1 hour. Can chill in refrigerator for up to one month.
20 ounces Bing cherries, frozen then thawed
1 cup orange juice
1/2 cup sugar
Combine all into a large saucepan. Bring to a boil then reduce to a simmer. Cook 10 minutes. Using a slotted spoon remove cherries. Boil liquid remaining in pan until it has reduced by half and is thick. Combine cherries and thickened sauce. Serve warm.