Fresh Strawberry Mousse

By Julie Jordan from Cabbagetown Cafe Ingredients: ½ cup honey (if your honey has crystallized, heat it until it is liquid) 2 cups fresh strawberries, stemmed 15-16 ounces ricotta cheese (about 2 cups) ½ teaspoon vanilla ½ cup heavy cream or coconut milk Directions: 1. Measure all the ingredients into the blender and blend until [...]

By | 2017-04-11T10:15:40+00:00 April 11th, 2017|Recipes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fresh Strawberry Mousse

Spinach-Strawberry Salad

Ingredients: 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar 2 teaspoons olive oil 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard ½ teaspoon honey Pinch of crumbled dried rosemary Freshly ground pepper 10 ounces washed and torn spinach 2 cups strawberries, hulled and halved ½ cup sweet onion, very thinly sliced 2/3 cup crumbled goat cheese Directions: 1. Whisk together the vinegar, [...]

By | 2016-08-16T13:45:56+00:00 August 16th, 2016|Recipes|Comments Off on Spinach-Strawberry Salad

Strawberry Granita

Ingredients: 2 pints fresh strawberries, hulled and sliced 1 cup sweetener 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice Balsamic vinegar, for serving Directions: 1. Place a 9-by 13-inch nonreactive pan and large metal spoon in the freezer and chill for 15 minutes. 2. In a food processor fitted with the metal blade, process the strawberries, sweetener, and [...]

By | 2016-07-11T12:52:59+00:00 July 11th, 2016|Recipes|Comments Off on Strawberry Granita

Strawberries with Mango-Coconut “Sabayon”

Ingredients: 1 14-ounce can coconut milk 1½ cups chopped mango Pinch of sea salt ¼ teaspoon maple syrup ½ teaspoon freshly squeezed lime juice 3 cups of strawberries, hulled and halved 4 sprigs of mint for garnish Directions: 1. Put the coconut milk in a saucepan and stir until homogenous. Sir in the mango and [...]

By | 2016-06-20T10:23:41+00:00 June 13th, 2016|Recipes|Comments Off on Strawberries with Mango-Coconut “Sabayon”

Summer Strawberry Jelly Pudding

This recipe is from a book filled with old-time recipes. It’s a healthy version of “jello” pudding – fun for the hot days we have been getting. Ingredients: 1¾ pounds strawberries, washed 4 cups water 4 teaspoons agar powder 1¼ cups apple juice concentrate Directions: 1. Remove any stems and cut the berries in half. [...]

By | 2016-04-25T12:35:20+00:00 April 25th, 2016|Recipes|Comments Off on Summer Strawberry Jelly Pudding

Fresh Strawberry Soup

Ingredients: 1 quart fresh orange juice 4 cups of buttermilk, plain yogurt, sour cream, any combination 1 tablespoon honey 2 tablespoons lemon juice dash of cinnamon dash of freshly grated nutmeg 1½ pint of strawberries Directions: 1. Whisk together everything except the berries. 2. Wash, drain, and slice the berries. 3. Divide the berries into [...]

By | 2016-04-18T15:24:35+00:00 April 18th, 2016|Recipes|Comments Off on Fresh Strawberry Soup

Strawberry-Hazelnut Bread

Ingredients: 4 eggs 1 cup oil 1¼ cups sweetener of choice (coconut sugar is a good choice) 1 pint strawberries, sliced 3 cups flour of choice 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon sea salt 1½ cups toasted hazelnuts, coarsely chopped Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Butter and flour two [...]

By | 2015-07-21T13:37:39+00:00 July 21st, 2015|Recipes|Comments Off on Strawberry-Hazelnut Bread

Strawberry and Brie Bites

This recipe makes 12 appetizer-size skewers or toothpicks Ingredients: 12 small fresh strawberries, hulled 12 fresh basil leaves 3 ounces Brie cheese, cut into 12 small pieces (about ½-by-1-inch) 2 teaspoons balsamic vinegar Directions: Thread a strawberry, basil leaf, and a piece of cheese on a skewer or toothpick. Repeat for the rest. Arrange on [...]

By | 2015-05-26T15:02:42+00:00 May 26th, 2015|Recipes|Comments Off on Strawberry and Brie Bites

Strawberry Sauce

Strawberry Sauce photo credit: Eat Live Run There is no better time to get sweet strawberries than right now. We are coming into peak season for this delicious fruit. When I’m not eating them fresh, I’ve been making strawberry sauce. It is so simple and so versatile. I’ve been adding it to my [...]

By | 2015-05-21T09:31:52+00:00 May 21st, 2015|Discover This!, Family Friendly Recipes|Comments Off on Strawberry Sauce

Lettuce Salad with Strawberries, Walnuts, and Goat Cheese

Serves 4 as a side Ingredients: 1 pint strawberries, rinsed, dried, and hulled Balsamic vinaigrette (recipe follows) 7 ounces lettuce leaves ½ cup walnut pieces, toasted ½ cup crumbled goat cheese Directions: Cut the strawberries in quarters, place them in a small, and toss them with about 2 tablespoons of the vinaigrette. Place all the [...]

By | 2015-05-05T13:08:24+00:00 May 5th, 2015|Recipes|Comments Off on Lettuce Salad with Strawberries, Walnuts, and Goat Cheese