I’m so happy to share my collection of tried and true strawberry recipes. I love eating them out of hand or on top of greek yogurt for breakfast, but strawberries are the star ingredient in a lot of wonderful recipes I make regularly.
When April rolls around, and strawberry stands start popping up, I’m absolutely giddy.
My Best Strawberry Recipes
I’ve always been crazy about strawberries. I remember sitting at my grandma’s kitchen table eating bowls of juicy strawberries dipped in whipped cream. She would always buy them by the flats from farm stands, not the grocery store.
We used to make strawberry preserves and slather them on biscuits. Her strawberry sauce was family famous and was perfect to spoon over ice cream, and her strawberry rhubarb pie was outta this world! I can’t tell you how much I miss that happy kitchen!
What Can I Do With A Bunch Of Strawberries?
So glad you asked! I have lots of strawberry desserts, two of my favorite salads (both with their own amazing homemade dressings), and even a couple of delicious cocktails. When it’s the strawberry season I hope you make this your go-to list for strawberry recipes!
1. Strawberry Scones
These fresh strawberry scones with vanilla glaze are delicately soft, tender, and moist. They literally melt in your mouth. Guys, these are shockingly good! The recipe is different from other scones I make. It seems like it’s not going to come together but it does and does so deliciously. No pan needed! If you’re a fan of scones, I really hope you try this recipe.
2. Strawberry Jello Cake
Sweet and pink, this strawberry jello cake is the key to a successful summer party! Kids & adults flip for it, and you’ll love that it takes 45 mins to make.
3. Strawberry Sheet Cake
Strawberry sheet cake is bursting w/ fresh berries & a hint of tangy lemon! The tender cake & fluffy lemon cream cheese frosting are a must-try!
4. Strawberry Layer Cake
This cake is one of the most popular cakes on my website! It went absolutely viral on Facebook. It’s an intense triple-decker strawberry layer cake that’s super moist and lovingly crafted with a sweet buttercream frosting that’s absolutely delicious.
5. Fresh Strawberry Cake
This simple fresh strawberry cake is a sweet little rendition of everything summer with a moist delicious crumb cake and a double dose of strawberries.
6. Strawberry Shortcake Cake
What do you get when you take two beloved desserts and mash them together? Strawberry shortcake cake! Layers of sponge, cream, & berries in perfect harmony. I have to say, the sponge cake is one of my all-time favorites. It’s texture is absolutely etherial and it’s, as you’d expect, the flavor is rich and delicious.
7. Strawberry Cream Cake
Ring in spring in all the right ways with this strawberry cream cake recipe that combines fresh berries with fluffy cake and lots of homemade cream!
8. Strawberry Pound Cake
Strawberry pound cake rings in spring with flair! Tart berries settle beautifully in a butter cake, all of it topped with a smooth, sweet glaze.
9. Strawberry Poke Cake
Strawberry poke cake is a simple refreshing dessert that comes together easily for a potluck and picnic-ready treat that spreads springtime smiles.
10. Strawberry Bars
Strawberry bars are deliciously rich brown sugar crust and crumb topping, sweet creamy filling topped with a lovely strawberry layer.
11. Strawberry Tart
This beautiful strawberry tart is a decadent combination of white chocolate mousse, sweet vanilla cookie tart, and ripe luscious strawberries. It’s crowned with a beautiful glaze of strawberry jam and lemon juice. It’s one of my favorite desserts to make for entertaining. It serves 6 so for larger gatherings, I generally make at least two. I don’t think there has ever been any leftover to take home!
12. Strawberry Chocolate Chip Cookies
These 6-ingredient strawberry chocolate chip cookies take cake mix cookies to a whole new level with wonderful strawberry flavor and chunks of creamy chocolate!
13. Strawberry Pie
Bursting with berries, the strawberry pie tastes as good as it looks! A premade crust adds convenience, and the strawberry glaze sets crystal clear! Super easy! Just like the strawberry pie from Bobs Big Boy and Shoneys.
14. Strawberry Cobbler
This totally superb strawberry cobbler is crowned with a sugar-studded cakey topping that has some lemony undertones for an insanely delicious dessert. Wonderful served plain warm out of the oven or with a big scoop of vanilla ice cream.
15. Strawberry Pretzel Salad
No leafy greens here — strawberry pretzel salad is a full-on dessert with layers of cheesecake, strawberry jello, & pretzels. The perfect spring or summer dessert! I serve this for virtually all holidays and often it’s requested to be served on family birthdays! I hope your family enjoys it as much as mine does.
16. Strawberry Cheesecake Salad
Strawberry cheesecake salad is a fresh strawberry banana medley bathing in a sweet dreamy cheesecake mixture that transcends divine deliciousness.
17. Strawberry Tiramisu
I’ve been making this wonderful strawberry tiramisu for years. It’s a delicious dessert, perfectly suited for Spring and Summer. Just the right amount of sweetness and luscious creaminess.
18. Summer Berry Icebox Cake
Summer berry icebox cake is a cool creamy concoction of triple berry bliss and no-bake cake that comes together in the most delicious and refreshing way.
19. Red White and Blue Poke Cake
Bring on the fireworks and sparklers — it’s red white and blue poke cake time! This cake is everything you need to celebrate the Fourth of July in style.
20. Berry Chantilly Cake
This berry chantilly cake is a tall 5-star masterpiece with a moist sweet consistency, tender vanilla cake, plenty of fresh fruit, and velvety Chantilly icing.
21. Strawberry Salad With Blue Cheese And Homemade Sherry Vinaigrette
With baby arugula, crumbled blue cheese, halved fresh strawberries, and a homemade sherry vinaigrette (the taste is seriously amazing and its a snap to make), strawberry salad is light and so berry delicious! This is my go-to spring salad.
22. Strawberry Spinach Salad
Ring in spring with bright, fresh ingredients, sweet-savory combos, and crunch for days with my strawberry spinach salad recipe! This dish is great as a side or a light lunch.
23. Strawberry Frose
A cold glass of smoothly blended strawberry frose is eager and waiting to take your summer from uncomfortably hot to BEACH READY!
24. Giggle Juice
One part summer, two parts alcohol, ALL parts delicious, my Giggle Juice recipe is the happy-making beverage of choice for this year’s hot nights!
25. Hippie Juice
Our Hippie Juice recipe is the perfect simple, easy, refreshing summer drink for a party. It’s a fruity, fun, Big Batch cocktail perfect to make for a crowd!