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Strawberries usher in Spring: Our best recipes plus where to pick your own

These sultry sweet strawberry recipes make for the perfect Spring time treats.

by: Robyn Brittow | 25 Sep 2018

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The season for strawberries has arrived and the luscious berry makes for great Spring-time recipes, from smoothies to cocktails, this versatile fruit can be used for both sweet and savoury recipes. 

Make the most of the harvest with these 5 ambrosial recipes!

Strawberry and banana smoothie bowls

strawberry and banana smoothie

Strawberry pistachio tart

pistacio tart

Banana, strawberry and bacon French toast skewers


Herby pork fillet with a strawberry and spinach salad


Strawberry and limoncello mojito cocktails


Adding to the fun of cooking with strawberries, it’s even more rewarding when you can pick them yourself.

The whole family can participate in picking the strawberries at any of the following farms:

Polkadraai farm 

Prices: R40 - R190

Time: Mon - Sun: 09:00 - 16:00

Contact: 0218813303

Helderberg farm

Prices: N/A

Time: Mon - Sun: 08:30 - 18:00

Contact: 0218554308

Mooiberge farm

Prices: N/A

Time: Mon-Sun: 08:00 - 18:00

Contact: 0218813222


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