Blackberry Overnight Oats

Blackberry Overnight Oats

INGREDIENTS One 6-oz. carton plain, low-fat yogurt or 5.3-oz. carton plain, whole-milk Greek yogurt 2/3 cup regular rolled oats 2/3 cup milk (or preferred milk substitute) 1/2 cup fresh blackberries 1 tablespoon blackberry preserves (or to taste) 1 tablespoon chia seed or flaxseed meal (optional) Sliced almonds DIRECTIONS 1. In…
Savory Strawberry Pizza

Savory Strawberry Pizza

INGREDIENTS Pizza 16 ounces prepared whole wheat pizza dough 1 ½ cups (6 ounces) shredded mozzarella 5 ounces goat cheese 1 ½ cups (about ½ pound) chopped strawberries, leafy ends removed and sliced into ¼-inch thick rounds 1 tablespoon fresh basil, chiffonade into short little strips Freshly ground black pepper…
Berry Yogurt Bark

Berry Yogurt Bark

INGREDIENTS 2 cups Greek yogurt 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 tablespoons honey Toppings 2 tablespoons almonds (or sprinkle to heart’s content) 1/2 cup blueberries (apply freely) 2 tablespoons shredded coconut Optional: Swirl in a couple tablespoons of blueberry preserves for color and sweetness. DIRECTIONS 1. Mix 1 teaspoon vanilla extract…
Blueberry French Toast Bake

Blueberry French Toast Bake

INGREDIENTS 6 eggs 3 cups whole milk 1/2 cup maple syrup 2 teaspoons of cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 lemon zested 8 ounces of sourdough bread cut into bite size cubes 2 cups fresh blueberries Sugar and cinnamon for sprinkling DIRECTIONS Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Butter 9×13 baking…
Strawberry Avocado Salsa

Strawberry Avocado Salsa

INGREDIENTS 1 1/4 cups strawberries 1 avocado 1 jalapeño 1/4 cup red onion 1 lime, zest and juice 3 tablespoons cilantro, chopped DIRECTIONS Finely chop all fresh ingredients. Add zest and juice of 1 lime. Mix and serve with tortilla chips or with fish and chicken. Delish! Recipe inspired by…
Red, Black & Blue Fruit Salad

Red, Black & Blue Fruit Salad

Ingredients 1 small seedless watermelon 6 oz of blueberries 6 oz of blackberries Dash of sea salt (optional) Directions Cube watermelon and place in a large bowl. Add blackberries and blueberries; gently toss. Sprinkle with a dash of sea salt for a fun variation. Chill until ready to serve. Note:…
Strawberry Chicken Wraps

Strawberry Chicken Wraps

Ingredients 2 roasted or grilled boneless chicken breasts 1 package of mixed salad greens 1 lb of strawberries; washed, hulled and quartered 4 sliced green onions 1/4 cup of chopped pecans 4 ounces of crumbled goat cheese or feta cheese Approx. 1/4 cup of balsamic vinaigrette (or to taste) 6…
Blackberry Crisp To Go

Blackberry Crisp To Go

Ingredients 10 16 oz mason jars 8-10 cups of fresh blackberries 2 cups of flour 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp salt 1 tsp cinnamon 1 cup brown sugar 2 cups of oats 1 cup of Crisco 5 tsp of white sugar Whipped cream or vanilla ice cream Directions Preheat…
Cream-filled Strawberries

Cream-filled Strawberries

INGREDIENTS 8 oz package of cream cheese (we prefer whipped) 1/2 cup of confectioners sugar, or to taste 1 tbsp of fresh lemon juice, or to taste 1 lb of fresh strawberries DIRECTIONS 1. Cut the top off each strawberry and scoop about a teaspoon sized hollow out of the…
Strawberry Hot Chocolate

Strawberry Hot Chocolate

INGREDIENTS 1 cup milk 3 tbsp heavy cream 2 oz bittersweet chocolate, chopped 2 finely diced fresh strawberries DIRECTIONS 1. In a small saucepan, bring the milk to a low boil. 2. Add the chocolate and cream, stirring until chocolate is melted. 3. Take the saucepan off the heat, stir…
Blackberry & Brie Bites

Blackberry & Brie Bites

INGREDIENTS 1 sheet of frozen puff pastry, thawed About 1/2 cup of seedless blackberry jam 3.5 oz brie, cut into small cubes, approximately 1/2“ 24 fresh blackberries DIRECTIONS 1. Preheat oven to 400F. Spray mini muffin pan with cooking spray. 2. Unroll puff pastry sheet and cut into 24 equal…
Warm Blueberry Quinoa

Warm Blueberry Quinoa

INGREDIENTS 1 cup red quinoa, cooked as directed (any color will work) 2 cups fresh, frozen blueberries Half and half cream, milk or any type of cream product you prefer for topping Fresh blueberries Brown sugar DIRECTIONS 1. Gently boil frozen blueberries and a tablespoon or two of water and…
Strawberry Grilled Cheese

Strawberry Grilled Cheese

INGREDIENTS Sliced sourdough bread (or any bread you prefer) Mascarpone cheese (softened to spread) Fresh strawberries (sliced) Fresh basil Butter DIRECTIONS 1. Spread about 1 tablespoon of mascarpone onto each slice of bread (quantity of cheese depends on bread size). 2. Layer sliced strawberries over mascarpone, add a couple basil…
Blackberry Cornbread

Blackberry Cornbread

INGREDIENTS 1 cup yellow cornmeal 1 cup flour 1/4 cup of sugar (extra for sprinkling on top) 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon of salt 3/4 cup buttermilk 7 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted 2 eggs Up to 2 cups of blackberries (however many you like!) DIRECTIONS 1. Preheat oven to…
Blackberry Picnic Salad

Blackberry Picnic Salad

INGREDIENTS Cubed cantaloupe Blackberries Fresh basil leaves Mozzarella balls Kabob skewers DIRECTIONS Skewer a piece of melon, then a basil leaf, a mozzarella ball and top with a blackberry. Keep refrigerated until ready to enjoy.
Strawberry Creamsicles

Strawberry Creamsicles

INGREDIENTS 1 lb chopped, fresh strawberries 1/3 cup of sugar 2 tsp of lemon juice 2 pints vanilla ice cream DIRECTIONS 1. Add strawberries, sugar and lemon juice to a nonstick pan, boil over medium heat until slightly thickened or about 8 minutes. Pour into a bowl and mash lightly…
Refreshing Blackberry Lemonade

Refreshing Blackberry Lemonade

INGREDIENTS 6 cups of water 1 cup of sugar 5 lemons; plus an extra for garnish 2 cups fresh blackberries DIRECTIONS In a large saucepan, bring 2 cups of water and the sugar to a boil. Once sugar is dissolved, remove from heat and allow to cool. Juice the lemons,…
Mixed Berry Salad

Mixed Berry Salad

INGREDIENTS 4 oz blackberries 4 oz blueberries 4 oz strawberries 8 washed, butter lettuce leaves Balsamic vinaigrette Feta cheese DIRECTIONS Wash, dry and combine berries in a bowl. Stack two lettuce leaves on each of four plates; spoon berry mix on top of lettuce servings. Lightly drizzle your favorite balsamic…
Fresh Strawberry Frosting

Fresh Strawberry Frosting

INGREDIENTS ¾ cup fresh strawberries 1 cup unsalted, slightly chilled, butter Pinch of kosher salt 3 ½ cups confectioners’ sugar, well sifted ½ teaspoon pure vanilla extract DIRECTIONS 1. Wash and puree strawberries in food processor. With electric mixer on medium, beat together butter and salt until light and fluffy.…
Blackberry Sparkler

Blackberry Sparkler

INGREDIENTS 3 blackberries 1 oz. St. Germaine Champagne DIRECTIONS 1. Place blackberries in a champagne glass and lightly muddle them. You want to just release the juice, not crush them. 2. Add St. Germaine and fill the glass to the top with champagne.