Tag Archives: Strawberries

Strawberry Tart: Simple, Elegant and Seasonal!

This used to be my classic go to recipe if I wanted to make something elegant/special for a dinner party.  You can use any berries or sliced fruit, right now the small strawberries at Berried Treasures at Union Square market can’t be … Continue reading

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Ilse’s Lemon Mousse with Local Strawberries

Years ago I remember having a splendid meal with good friends, to finish the meal my friend Ilse made a Lemon Mousse.  It’s one of those Proustian moments for me as every time I think of my late friend Ilse … Continue reading

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Oat Biscuits, Strawberries, Stewed Rhubarb and Quark Whipped Cream

The thing that is most appealing to me about this take on strawberry shortcake other than the addition of rhubarb is that I leave it for my guests to assemble.  As hard as it may be to believe some people … Continue reading

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First Strawberries of the Season: May 7th!

After yoga I went on my usual stroll through the Union Square Green Market and was really surprised to see Strawberries.  Not only are they way earlier then I can remember them ever being they have to be soem of … Continue reading

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Strawberry Tart with Goat Cheese Whip Cream

This seemed like a perfect 4th of July treat.  My friend Michael turned me onto the original recipe for this “icebox strawberry pie” it’s based on a classic recipe that was probably published in a Kraft foods cookbook originally featuring … Continue reading

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Strawberry Frozen Dessert

This is probably a little premature, but I am in the midst of making this easy no ice cream maker required strawberry frozen dessert. I call it dessert because it has cream and yogurt in it so it doesn’t seem … Continue reading

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Eton Mess: Meringue, Whipped Cream and Strawberries

On Wednesday at the Union Square market at the Kernan Farmer stand I saw what I have been waiting for all these long cold months (while chewing on my apple) the first Strawberries this season. I asked the farmer how … Continue reading

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