Strawberries have long been a key ingredient in classic British summertime, completing the game, set, match at Wimbledon and topping off the best of summer desserts such as Eton mess, summer pudding, or strawberries and cream.
We've gathered our top pick of strawberry recipes ahead of the famous tennis tournament – from healthy smoothies and takes on traditional desserts to profiteroles, ice cream and soufflé – for you to ace this Wimbledon season. Scroll down to see out top 10...
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Healthy Eton mess
Keep it healthy this summertime with this healthy Eton Mess that uses The Lake District Dairy Co. Vanilla Quark.
Capri strawberry kebabs with lime and mint syrup
This light, delicious and fruity snack is the perfect accompaniment to a game of tennis.
Raspberry and strawberry profiteroles
Everyone loves profiteroles but why not try adding a little summery fruity freshness with sliced strawberries and crumbled raspberry cream then drizzle with warm chocolate sauce or a fresh berry sauce – see recipe for Cook’s Tip.
Strawberry and mascarpone shortbread rounds
These little delights are perfect for one and set to be a crowd pleaser.
Strawberry and coconut ice cream
Making ice cream doesn’t have to be a tricky game – it takes a little patience, but this recipe is very easy and the chunks of strawberry give it such a great vibrancy. And this is an extremely healthy version thanks to the Honestly Healthy cookbook.
Soufflés can be tricky to get right. But this recipe is simplicity itself yet looks really impressive. An early taste of summer in one little dish!
Strawberry and blueberry smoothie
This blend of superfood berries and wheatgerm makes a delicious way to kick-start your day.
Strawberries and cream trifle
Love strawberries and cream? Love trifle? Well this fusion of two classic desserts is a winner.
Strawberry and champagne cupcakes
Enjoy Wimbledon the decadent way with these strawberry and champagne cupcakes.
Strawberry and raspberry tart
Strawberries and raspberries are full of flavour and a wonderful combination for desserts. This tart is delicious served with dairy-free vanilla or strawberry ice cream.