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Strawberry Ice Cream

Posted by on Thursday, June 13, 2013, In : Recipes 

Adapted from Frank Stitt’s Southern Table

2 cups ripe strawberries, chopped
1/2 cup + 2 Tbsp sugar
2 cups half-and-half
1/2 vanilla bean, split
6 large egg yolks
1 cup cold heavy cream

Place the strawberries in a large bowl and toss with the 2 tablespoons sugar. Set aside to macerate for 30 minutes. Remove 1/2 cup of the berries and puree in a blender or food processor. Return strawberry puree to bowl. In a large nonreactive saucepan, combine the half-and-half, the 1/2 cup sugar, and the vanilla b...

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Strawberry-Spinach Salad

Posted by on Thursday, June 13, 2013, In : Recipes 

 

Adapted from Southern Living 

Yield: Makes 6 servings
Prep time:10 Minutes
Ingredients
1/4 red onion, thinly sliced
2 (6-oz.) bags baby spinach
1 (16-oz.) container strawberries, quartered
1 (4-oz.) package crumbled blue cheese
1/2 cup sliced toasted almonds
Bottled red wine vinaigrette
Salt and freshly ground pepper to taste
Preparation
1. Toss together red onion and next 4 ingredients in a large bowl. Drizzle with red wine vinaigrette; sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste.

Note:
For a tasty flavor com...

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Fresh Strawberry Pie

Posted by on Monday, May 21, 2012, In : Recipes 



(from LottieandDoof.com)

Crust:
1 5-ounce package shortbread cookies
2 tablespoons sugar
2 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into pieces

 
Filling:
2 pounds strawberries, hulled
2/3 cup sugar
1/3 cup fresh lemon juice
1 envelope unflavored gelatin (2 1/4 teaspoons)
Preheat oven to 350°F.

Pulse cookies in a food processor to fine crumbs, add sugar and butter and pulse until combined. Carefully press crumb mixture into 9-inch pie pan. Bake until golden, about 15 minutes. Transfer to a wire rack to cool com...

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