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5 Unusual And Delicious Ways To Enjoy Strawberries

We are big fans of eating strawberries fresh out of the punnet, and especially popping them in our Healthy Mummy Smoothies.Β Β 

There are so many delicious ways you can enjoy strawberries – the most common ways are in desserts and sweet treats, but did you know that strawberries can be just as yummy in savoury dishes too?

5 unusual things to make with strawberris

However you choose to enjoy them, they’re always fit perfecting into a healthy eating and weight loss plan.

5 deliciously cool ways to use strawberries this summer

1.Yoghurt Covered Frozen Strawberries.

  • Hull, wash and dry a punnet of strawberries.
  • Place some Greek yoghurt (plain or vanilla) into a bowl.
  • Dip the strawberries into the yoghurt, ensuring an even coating.
  • Place on a lined baking tray, then place in the freezer for around 2 hours.

2. Feta Stuffed Strawberries.

This is a great combo of sweet and salty. Try it!

  • Wash your strawberries and then cut the stem ends off to expose the hole in the centre. If need be use the end of a spoon to open up the hole so that you can fill it.
  • Stuff with crumbled feta.
  • Enjoy!

3. Kiwi, Strawberry & Honey Yoghurt Pops

  • 1 cup Greek yoghurt
  • 2 tbsp honey
  • 1 punnet strawberries, washed and hulled
  • 2 kiwi fruits, peeled

Blend all ingredients in a food processor or blender, then place into ice block moulds. Freeze overnight.

Fresh strawberriess and feta salad

3. Strawberry & Avocado Salsa.

Perfect with some roast chicken or grilled fish.

Combine all ingredients in a bowl, toss gently with a spoon to mix.

  • Β½ a punnet strawberries, washed and hulled
  • 1 avocado, peeled and cut into 1cm dice
  • ΒΌ small red onion, peeled and finely diced
  • ΒΌ cup fresh coriander leaves
  • Zest and juice of half a lime
  • Add some crumbled feta too if you fancy.

5. Strawberry & Pineapple Soda.

  • Place a punnet of hulled and washed strawberries in a blender with a cup of pineapple juice. Blend for 1 minute.
  • Pass through a fine sieve to remove the strawberry seeds.
  • Half fill glasses with the juice and then top up with soda water.
  • Garnish with lime wedges to serve.

These are such yummy ideas, try them this weekend and let us know how what you think – you won’t be disappointed!

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