Sweet cherries are represented well in Serbia. With more than 1.8 million sweet cherry trees Serbia clearly has tradition and knowledge of growing cherries. Sweet cherry varieties include Burlat, Germesdorf, Hedelfinger, Sunburst, Sumit, Bing, Sweetheart. Apart from fresh, sweet cherries are used for producing liqueurs and brandy. Famous for its quality, cherries in liquor are suitable for liquor flavored chocolates.
 Source: UN Food & Agriculture Organization