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SALT LAKE CITY — Berry season is my favorite season. It’s the time of year when berries are really starting to taste good and fresh, and prices are finally going down.
Now is the perfect time to either grab some berries from your garden, pick some up at the store, or get them from a local farmer.
Not only are berries delicious right now, they're also the perfect way to add some joy to your plate. Take fresh strawberries, for example. I mean, who doesn't love strawberries? Kids gobble them up and adults savor them. They're a crowd-pleaser.
Here are my two favorite strawberry recipes:
And here's a list of 15 more easy strawberry recipes from registered dietitians to help you enjoy strawberry season:
Strawberry & Spinach Smoothie via registered dietitian Melissa Nieves of Fad Free Nutrition Blog
Strawberry Basil Salsa via registered dietitian Kara Holton from The Cheesy RD
Use it on salads and tacos to add a touch of sweetness and fun! Plus it's a great way to use up basil.
Salmon Salad with Strawberries and Bleu Cheese via registered dietitian Haley Hughes RDRx Nutrition
Tuna, Kale, Edamame, and Strawberry Salad via registered dietitian nutritionist Lindsey Pine, author of Mediterranean Diet Meal Prep Cookbook
Strawberry Sorbet via Melissa Altman-Traub
Chocolate Strawberry German Pancakes via registered dietitian Brittany Poulson of Your Choice Nutrition
Strawberry Rhubarb Overnight Oats via registered dietitian nutritionist Emily Cooper of Sinful Nutrition
Balsamic Strawberry Greek Chicken Salad via registered dietitian Andrea Mathis, owner of Beautiful Eats & Things
Strawberry Banana Peanut Butter Smoothie via registered dietitian Leanne Ray of Leanne Ray Nutrition
Simple Strawberry Cucumber Salad via registered dietitian Judy Barbe, author of “Your-6-Week Guide to LiveBest”
Decadent Chocolate Covered Strawberry Overnight Oats via registered dietitian nutritionist Andrea Mathis, owner of Beautiful Eats & Things
Rustic Strawberries and Cream Tart via registered dietitian Jenny Shea Rawn of My Cape Cod Kitchen
Strawberry Kiwi Popsicles via registered dietitian Brittany Poulson of Your Choice Nutrition
Summer Strawberry Chicken Salad via registered dietitian Sarah Schlichter of Bucketlist Tummy Blog
Peanut Butter Chocolate Dipped Strawberries via registered dietitian nutritionist Emily Cooper of Sinful Nutrition
Enjoy the produce this season and try new ways to add it to your meals.