Hands up if you love strawberries!! We absolutely love them especially as they are in season and they are Irish. They are juicy and sweet and make scrumptious summer desserts, here are our top 8 strawberry dessert recipes for you to try.
Rejoice! First Irish Strawberries are here…
Keelings growers have been working hard on the farm and the arrival of the first Irish strawberries for 2023 is here! You should start seeing the shelves of your nearest supermarket full of deliciously juicy Irish strawberries. Strawberries are so versatile – they can be the main event or included in a tasty recipe! Full of flavour and packed with lots of nutrients, be sure to incorporate Irish strawberries into your plans this summer
Eton Mess has to be one of the easiest desserts to put together but that doesn’t mean it is not up there as one of the top desserts. This is great if you have guests or maybe you just want a simple weekend dessert.
This is such an easy dessert to put together. The key to this is to make sure to melt the chocolate slowly. Chocolate and strawberries what more would you want?!
This no-bake cheesecake is a fantastic summer dessert. A lovely combination of sweet white chocolate, tangy cream cheese and juicy red strawberries. This is a must for all you cheesecake lovers.
Strawberry Tart. This beautiful summer dessert is great for wowing guests, yet it comes together so quickly it is no effort at all. It can be made ahead of time, and even easier, you could use store bought shortcrust pastry. For a neat looking finish, try look for strawberries that are all similar sizes.
This has to be one of the nation’s favourite desserts. A traditional Pavlova has a lovely tall meringue base that’s crunchy on the outside, but soft and fluffy on the inside. It is then loaded with whipped cream and a fruit which is slightly tart, so we’ve topped ours with beautiful blushing red summer strawberries.
If you are looking for the perfect sharing board it has to be Keelings summer grazing board. The best thing about this is you can add your favourite nibbles and decorate however you wish.
Now if you are looking for the ultimate showstopper then look no further! Keelings Vanilla & Strawberry Cake is ideal for any occasion. A beautiful sponge and filled with a strawberry buttercream and topped with some more gorgeous Irish strawberries and some edible flowers. What’s not to love.
Our number one recipe has to be Keeling’s strawberry cupcakes. The sweetness of the strawberries are most certainly the hero. These are perfect for the summer.
Disclaimer: All recipes above have been tried and tested. This article is in collaboration with Keelings.