The season for fresh, homegrown strawberries is fleeting, so we must get our fill early and often. These tried-and-true recipes provide delicious inspiration, and some can even be frozen or preserved to enjoy long after the last of the fresh berries have been picked.
Strawberries are the perfect companion to sweet and savory dishes alike. These 15 recipes are time-tested and perfect for all your strawberry needs this season. The pop of color isn’t too shabby either!
While this classic recipe is traditionally served as dessert, my family has long enjoyed it for the occasional dinner when local strawberries are in season. Served with milk or yogurt, it’s great for breakfast, too. Also easily adaptable to be made gluten-free!
A convenient option to blender drinks, this friendly slushy is prepared in advance and stored in the freezer until ready to use. And though the recipe doesn't feature fresh strawberries, a fresh strawberry garnish would be the perfect accompaniment.
While you may top this frozen treat with more berries, dust it with cocoa powder, add some chocolate chips or whatever toppings or mix-ins you enjoy with your ice cream, I think this 3-ingredient concoction is perfect all by itself!
These quick-to-assemble parfaits are especially delicious with Amish Baked Oatmeal. Layer baked oatmeal with bright red strawberries and creamy vanilla yogurt for a breakfast spoonful nothing short of sweet bliss.