Ten delicious recipes to use those just-picked, juicy summer berries!
Although these days you can find many varieties of berries all year long, summer berries are in a category all of their own. Sweet, bursting with flavor and beyond delicious, summer berries are wonderful to eat on their own. But they’re also wonderful in salads, baked goods and layered with creamy yogurt and crunchy granola. Check out some of our favorite summer berry recipes!
Keep a batch of this Double Almond Paleo Granola on hand to serve with yogurt and fresh berries for breakfast. Layer it in a pretty glass and your family and/or guests will think they’re dining at a fancy inn or bed and breakfast!
With a make-ahead, no-bake filling, a marmalade-glazed, fresh fruit topping and a delicious shortbread crust, this Lemon Cheesecake with Glazed Berries is universally loved!
This Strawberry Spinach Salad is as pretty as a picture. The Basil Dressing and Sweet, Spicy Glazed Pistachios are the crowning glory!
This fresh-tasting Raspberry Freezer Jam, prepared with frozen berries, can be made any time of year! And it takes less than 10-minutes of hands-on time!
Summer Berry Galette – A quick (only 10 minutes prep time), easy and super delicious summer berry galette that’s perfect for entertaining, yet simple enough for a weeknight splurge.
This easy, One-Bowl Buttermilk Cake is always a huge hit with it’s moist, tender crumb and incredibly delicious fresh raspberry buttercream!
These easy, one-bowl, no-mixer are similar to Starbucks Blueberry Muffins. They’re moist, delicious, loaded with juicy blueberries and they rise up high, with beautiful domed tops!
Grilled Steak Salad with Sweet Cherries and Ginger Basil Dressing – a perfect summer salad, it’s fresh, healthy, hearty enough for men and super delish!
Quintessentially summer, this Blueberry Spinach Salad with tender corn, pickled red onions and sweet/spicy almonds is fresh, delicious and goes so well with grilled entrees!
The first bite of this amazingly delicious, super easy, Fresh Strawberry Buttermilk Cake will blow you away! The best part? You can have this one-bowl, no-mixer dessert in the oven in less than 15 minutes!
10 minutes of prep is all that’s between you and this crazy delicious, Ridiculously Easy Summer Berry Crisp. Served warm with a scoop of vanilla ice cream; it’s nirvana in a bowl!
With sweet, lightly stewed blackberries layered with tangy vanilla whipped cream and yogurt, this delicious Irish Blackberry Fool is easy to put together and universally loved. It’s perfect for both fancy dinner parties and casual nights at home!
Thought for the day:
The Lord himself goes before you and will be with you;
he will never leave you nor forsake you.
Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged. Deuteronomy 31;8
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