Cherry ink is one of standard inks, this means it is only based on dyes easily soluble in waters. And therefore this ink is not resistant to water. Color of this ink is well balanced red with hints of pink.
The color of the ink is well centered red, it is not flashy, but it is not a pastel shade either. Subtle shades of pink in this ink adds life to this ink, but does not cause that this ink pops out of page.
Cherry ink have a tendency to a nice shading, especially on not absorbent papers.