Strawberry Idea's

GreenThumb85(6b Illinois)June 4, 2013

So i have been harvesting strawberries for about 3 weeks now and the only thing i can think of making with them is strawberry jam. Looking for some more fun/creative recipes or idea's to do with them. Anything would help a lot.

Thank you,

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bamboo_rabbit(9A Inverness FL)

Dehydrate them?

    Bookmark   June 4, 2013 at 8:44AM
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GreenThumb85(6b Illinois)

not to sure how to do that..i am a rookie at all of this gardening stuff but it gives me something to do that i enjoy doing.

    Bookmark   June 4, 2013 at 9:13AM
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drew51 SE MI Z5b/6a

I'm not big on preserves, or chunks in my jam, so I liquefy strawberries in a blender. Try adding rhubarb in the jam.
You could make leather too, Google fruit leather.
Smoothies are always nice!
I like strawberries to mix with my more tart fruit like currants. But any combination are always interesting to me.

You could freeze berries until you decide what to do with them. You could make a syrup too. Check for other ways to use them.

    Bookmark   June 4, 2013 at 9:22AM
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GreenThumb85(6b Illinois)

totally forgot about smoothies. I have to agree with blending them, i do not prefer chunks in my jam either.

    Bookmark   June 4, 2013 at 10:35AM
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Get a juicer, check the net for recipes.

    Bookmark   June 4, 2013 at 8:47PM
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