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15 Healthy Strawberry Recipes You Need To Try Before Summer Is Over
Summer is berry season and strawberries reign as queen. Loaded with vitamin C and disease-fighting antioxidants, these little gems add a burst of sweetness to any meal, side dish, or dessert. Grab a few pints at the farmers' market while you can.
Peanut Butter and Strawberry Chia Jelly Parfait
Can you think of a better way to use strawberries this season than alongside their BFF, peanut butter? This totally vegan, gluten-free, and protein-packed parfait combines PB chia pudding with strawberry (chia) jelly. Best. Combo. Ever.
Get the recipe: Peanut Butter and Jelly Chia Seed Pudding
Lemon Ricotta Ravioli with Balsamic Roasted Strawberries
Strawberries in pasta? Yep. Roasting the strawberries brings out their natural sweetness and turns the berries into more of a sauce. Use it to top lemon ricotta-filled ravioli and you can't go wrong.
Get the recipe: Lemon Ricotta Ravioli with Balsamic Roasted Strawberries
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Strawberry Chocolate Overnight Oats
You can't go wrong when sweet, seasonal strawberries are paired with dark chocolate. These overnight oats provide you with the perfect balance of fiber, protein, and healthy fats so you won't experience any sugar rush—or crash.
Get the recipe: Strawberry Chocolate Overnight Oats
KISS in the Kitchen
Strawberry Banana Lemon Smoothie
Real Simple Good
Strawberry Basil Watermelon Agua Fresca
What better way to cool off, hydrate, and relax than with a crisp and refreshing strawberry basil watermelon agua fresca? Sweet enough to feel like a treat, but light enough to enjoy whenever you'd like.
Get the recipe: Strawberry Basil Watermelon Agua Fresca
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The Organic Kitchen
Strawberry and Avocado Salad with Lemon Poppyseed Vinaigrette
This strawberry and avocado salad features a light, lemony vinaigrette and a boat-load of antioxidants and healthy fats. Not bad, huh?
Get the recipe: Strawberry and Avocado Salad with Lemon Poppyseed Vinaigrette
Holley Grainger, MS, RD
Strawberry-Mango Salsa with Cinnamon Tortilla Chips
Packed with vitamin C, fiber, antioxidants, and a whole lot of deliciousness, this strawberry-mango salsa is a summertime favorite. Serve the salsa on its own as a fresh appetizer or alongside grilled fish for a savory side or condiment.
Get the recipe: Strawberry-Mango Salsa with Cinnamon Tortilla Chips
Roasted Cod with Strawberries
Strawberries with fish? You heard that right. Rich in antioxidants, strawberries take center stage in this dish with just a touch of citrus and fresh herbs. The recipe is easy to make, satisfying, healthy, and delicious—and it can be on the table in less than 20 minutes.
Get the recipe: Roasted Cod with Strawberries
Grow a Good Life
Fresh Strawberry Vinaigrette Salad Dressing
Making your own salad dressing from scratch is easier than you might think, and the flavor is far superior than store-bought bottles. Plus, when was the last time you saw a fresh strawberry vinaigrette? Pour this on salad and even veggie-phobes will dig in.
Get the recipe: Fresh Strawberry Vinaigrette
Christy Wilson Nutrition
Strawberry Limón Frozen Popsicles
This recipe is made with just four simple ingredients including whole strawberries, fresh lime juice, honey, and mint. These ice pops have only 30 calories and 50 percent of your daily vitamin C needs, so you can officially call them a healthy treat.
Get the recipe: Strawberry Limón Paletas
Strawberry "Medovik" Honey Layer Cake
Lower in carbs and packed with fiber, this gluten-free Russian honey cake is loaded with heart-healthy nuts and vibrant strawberries. Creamy, sweet, rich, and hearty, it will quickly become your go-to summer dessert.
Get the recipe: Strawberry "Medovik" Honey Layer Cake
3-Ingredient Strawberry Sorbet
It only takes three simple ingredients to make this no-sugar-added sorbet. With strawberries, tangy lemon, and cooling mint, it's easy enough for a weeknight, but tasty enough for entertaining.
Get the recipe: 3-Ingredient Strawberry Sorbet
The Rising Spoon
Strawberry Shortcake and Lemon Curd Parfait
Every bite of this parfait has the perfect balance of tart, sweet, creamy, and buttery flavors. Bonus: It's super easy to adapt this recipe to make it dairy-free, gluten-free, or grain-free, so it's a total crowd-pleasing finish to any summer meal.
Get the recipe: Strawberry Shortcake and Lemon Curd Parfait
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Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Surprise Cake
Finally, you can have your cake and eat it too. This decadent one is made with 100 percent whole-wheat flour, Greek yogurt, and cream cheese (one-third less fat), so you can go ahead and splurge on a slice.
Get the recipe: Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Surprise Cake