It happens all the time, you get a little carried away while picking strawberries on a sunny weekend, then you get home and wonder what you are going to do with your hall of fresh u pick strawberries. Here is a list of five amazing recipes to use up your strawberries.
Strawberry Wine Slushies
- 1 cup of strawberries
- 1 cup of ice
- 1/4 cup of lemon juice
- 1/3 cup of sugar
- 4 oz Maan Farm Blackberry Dessert Wine
Combine the first 5 ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth. Divide into two glasses. Add 2 oz of dessert wine per glass. Garnish with a strawberry. Enjoy immediately and responsibly.
Nothing beats the heat to like a bowl of ice cream. Your kids will love making it at home and you will love the fact that there are only 3 ingredients in this recipe. Watch the video below and print out a recipe here.
Although we make and sell Mama Maan’s own strawberry jam, nothing beats the satisfaction and taste of homemade jam from berries you pick yourself.
American Test Kitchen has a great video and recipe on how to make and can your own strawberry jam.
Strawberry Homebrew Beer
Brewing your own beer at home is the hardest recipe on this list but not as hard as you might think. Adding berries to beer is a great way to make your homebrew more summery; u-pick strawberry make homebrew even more local and personal. Read how you can make a Strawberry Hefeweizen at home.
Who doesn’t love a slow Sunday morning enjoying homemade strawberry crepes? Mama Maan wrote a whole blog post on how to make her famous strawberry crapes; get the recipe here.