It’s strawberry season! They are my favorite fruit of all and now is the time to get the freshest, juiciest, sweetest berries for several of my treasured recipes. A few facts about strawberries you might not know…
- Don’t rinse strawberries before you are ready to eat them. They will spoil quicker.
- May 21-27 is Strawberry Week in Delaware. Who knew?
- There’s an average of 200 seeds on a strawberry.
Here is a recipe roundup for you to enjoy:
Strawberry Pretzel Salad by Natasha’s Kitchen
My sister makes this
dessert salad for almost every gathering in our family. It is a favorite and requested for most meals together.
STRAWBERRY BACON BLUE CHEESE SALAD by Lemon Tree Dwelling
We southerners put bacon on everything. Yes, it is delicious with strawberries. And, if like me, you aren’t particularly fond of blue-cheese, you can substitute feta. Delicious.
Strawberry Dumplin’s by Oh My Goodness Chocolate Desserts
Oh my goodness is SO RIGHT! This will make you want to slap yo mamma, it’s just that good!
Strawberry Salsa by Gimme Some Oven
If slappin yer mama wasn’t enough with the dumplin’s, then make this salsa for a chicken taco night, dessert topping, or to eat with tortilla chips. It’ll make your tongue slap your brains right out of your head!
Strawberry Riesling Slushies by Annie Eats
There had to be one cocktail!
Strawberry and Cream Skillet Cobbler by Taste and Tell
I know! Just when you thought your willpower was in tact and you could stay on your diet! Sorry people! This is just too dee-lish to pass up and it’s only strawberry season for a little while.
If you want to pick your own strawberries here is a list of farms across the south:
Partying with these utterly fabulous blogs: