Strawberry Harvest Time — What to Do with All That Goodness!


Recipes from 21st Century Simple Living for Your Strawberry Harvest


Here at Casa Colleen, we love our strawberries. And nothing gives me more hope of the fresh season to come then biting into a huge strawberry and tasting that first burst of liquid sunshine on my tongue.

To prepare your kitchen for this season, we have collected our best recipes using strawberries in this article for you to enjoy. The berries used, as well as the preserving techniques are indicated for each recipe or procedure. Enjoy!


How-To: Dehydrating Strawberries

Learn how to dry your own strawberry slices and make strawberry powder. Don’t forget the leaves and hulls for teas!

Uses: fresh strawberries made into shelf-stable dried strawberries and/or dried strawberry powder

Technique: oven or dehydrator drying


Making and Canning Strawberry Jam

Recipe/procedure from the National Center for Home Food Preservation (NCHFP)

Uses: fresh strawberries

Technique: canning


Strawberries & Cream Instant Oatmeal Packets

Just like the Quaker Oats brand but fresher and cheaper!

Uses: dehydrated strawberries


“Instant” Strawberry Rice Pudding

Rice Pudding You Can Make Anywhere with Just Hot Water

Uses: dehydrated strawberries


Strawberry Supreme Cake

Make your own Strawberry Cake with our Master Cake Mix recipe.

Uses: dried strawberry powder


Strawberry Syrup (Whole Berry Base)

More than just sweeteners, infused syrups are the maximum flavor-booster from drinks to cakes to morning coffee.

Uses: fresh strawberries


Spicy Strawberry Fruit Leather (Roll-ups)

Sweet Heat for Your Fruit Leathers

Uses: fresh strawberries

Technique: oven or dehydrator drying


Strawberry Banana Fruit Leather (Roll-ups)

Use Your Strawberry Harvest for Fresh Taste

Uses: fresh strawberries

Technique: oven or dehydrator drying


Mango Strawberry Fruit Leather (Roll-ups)

Sweet-Tart with a Punch of Color

Uses: fresh strawberries

Technique: oven or dehydrator drying


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2 thoughts on “Strawberry Harvest Time — What to Do with All That Goodness!

  1. Kris says:

    All these strawberry recipes make me wish I owned a strawberry farm!

    1. Admin says:

      Enjoy !!!

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