Strawberries are one of those fruits that work with practically any other sweet ingredient. They are incredibly tart and fruity and oh-so-sweet.
But one way that strawberries should be used more is when they are frozen.
Frozen strawberries definitely don’t get as much love as they should, and once you try frozen strawberries in your cooking and baking, you’ll wish you’d tried them sooner!
We’ve put together a list of 28 of the best-frozen strawberry recipes that you absolutely need to try! So let’s get straight into the list!
1. Strawberry, Banana & Mango Smoothie
On a hot day, there’s nothing quite like a smoothie! The trick to making a smoothie even better is to use frozen fruit, and this recipe definitely uses that trick.
On top of the strawberries, you will also add in some bananas and mangos that will give this smoothie a bit more of an exotic taste. This is the perfect summer drink for you to enjoy as you sunbathe!
2. Strawberry Bundt Cake
You can use frozen strawberries for practically any dessert, and this strawberry bundt cake is a great example.
This cake is actually made from a boxed cake mix, but when you add in the strawberries and strawberry jello, you’ll end up with an absolutely delicious and beautifully pink cake that is sure to be enjoyed by the whole family.
3. Strawberry Ricotta Cake
If you’ve never had a strawberry ricotta cake, then you definitely need to try this one! This dessert is completely inspired by Italian desserts of a similar variety and it tastes absolutely divine.
The ricotta gives this cake some extra depth that pairs absolutely perfectly with the strawberries. If you’re after a dessert that is perfect for after dinner, this cake is for you.
4. Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream
Can’t decide between cheesecake or ice cream? Why not have both?
This strawberry cheesecake ice cream is incredibly sweet and this particular cheesecake recipe is actually quite healthy as well, so you can enjoy this dessert completely guilt-free.
You can also choose between almond milk or dairy milk, so if you can’t consume dairy, you can still enjoy this fantastic dessert!
5. Strawberry Rhubarb Coconut Milk Popsicles
Another great choice for those really hot days, these popsicles are filled with flavors of strawberry, rhubarb, and coconut!
They are also completely dairy free, so you can enjoy these popsicles even if you don’t eat dairy. These popsicles are incredibly refreshing and the coconut milk makes them lovely and creamy, making them the perfect treat for a hot day.
6. Strawberry Pie With Frozen Strawberries
This recipe is pretty much exactly like any other strawberry pie, but instead of fresh strawberries, you’ll be using frozen.
It tastes just as lovely as any other strawberry pie would and the strawberry filling will absolutely melt in your mouth. The pie crust is incredibly tasty as well!
7. Strawberry Pineapple Freezer Pops
Just like strawberries and mango, strawberries and pineapple are an absolute dream team!
These pops are super simple and quick to make, and the addition of the pineapple gives them a tropical taste that is perfect for hotter summer days.
On top of the strawberry and pineapple, this recipe also includes coconut milk and maple syrup, so you will absolutely spoilt for sweet tastes and satisfied after every bite.
8. Strawberry Watermelon Slushie
Another great combo fruit for strawberries is of course watermelon. If you truly want to taste summer, these slushies are absolutely fantastic.
They are cold and refreshing and incredibly tasty. The addition of the watermelon absolutely takes the strawberries to the next level.
9. Frozen Strawberry Fluff
If you’re after a recipe that is super simple to make, tastes delicious, and only takes about 20 minutes to be ready, then we present to you this frozen strawberry fluff!
The “fluff” is made of mainly Cool Whip and strawberries, but it should be noted that there are egg whites in the mix, so if you don’t eat eggs, you may want to consider a substitute for them.
This particular recipe also has extra notes for a gluten-free version if you want a healthier (but still tasty) option.
10. Strawberry Banana Smoothie Bowl
If you want a smoothie but you want to try something a bit different, try this smoothie bowl!
The strawberries and bananas pair perfectly together and this recipe makes a fantastic breakfast that is the perfect way to start your day.
On top of tasting absolutely amazing, this is quite a healthy option and it will only take you about 5 minutes to whip up.
11. Frozen Strawberry Pie
If you love strawberry pie but you don’t want the hot version, then this frozen strawberry pie is quite literally the best alternative!
It sort of looks like a cheesecake, but it is definitely a pie! The crust is made out of graham crackers and tastes absolutely delicious paired with frozen strawberries.
You can keep this pie in your freezer until you’re ready to eat it, so you don’t have to worry about it spoiling.
12. Strawberry Coconut Chia Pudding
Chia puddings have become increasingly popular in the last few years because they are quite healthy and they taste delicious. This strawberry coconut chia pudding is absolutely no exception.
The strawberries are incredibly fruity and the coconut offers a beautiful tropical hint to the whole pudding.
You only need five ingredients and 10 minutes of your time to make it… oh, and did we mention that it’s completely vegan?
13. Strawberry Milkshake Smoothie
Can’t decide between a milkshake or a smoothie? How about you just have both?
Strawberry smoothies and milkshakes are already incredibly tasty and sweet by themselves, but when you pair them together in this recipe, the results are absolutely divine!
The fruit offers all the loveliness of smoothies and the addition of the Greek yogurt thickens it up and makes it incredibly creamy.
14. Frozen Strawberry Lemonade
Lemonade is the perfect summertime drink, but if you really want to take it to the next level, then you need to try this frozen strawberry lemonade.
Strawberry lemonade is already a beautiful fusion of flavors, but when it’s frozen, it just seems to taste even better!
This recipe is incredibly refreshing and the lemons give the strawberry a delightful tang that will make you come back for a second glass (see also ‘27 Tastiest Lemon Flavored Desserts That Are Divine‘).
15. Homemade Strawberry Sauce
If you’re after a recipe that will just give you some strawberry sauce to use on another dish, then this homemade strawberry sauce is perfect for you.
You only need 3 ingredients to make this deliciously tart strawberry sauce, and it also doesn’t take very long to make, so you’ll be enjoying this sauce in absolutely no time at all!
16. Strawberry Banana Peach Smoothie
Another delightful smoothie recipe, this strawberry banana peach smoothie is healthy and tastes absolutely divine.
The peach compliments the strawberries and bananas extremely well, and this is a beautiful breakfast smoothie that you and the whole family will enjoy.
It’s incredibly thick and creamy as well, so you won’t need to water it down.
17. Strawberry Cobbler
Strawberry Cobbler is a classic dessert that is beloved by so many people, and it’s no surprise as to why! The strawberries are incredibly tart and fruity and the buiscit topping is incredibly sweet and crumbly.
When you make a cobbler with fresh fruit, it means you don’t have a massive window of time to make it and eat it, but if you just swap out the fresh strawberries for frozen ones, you have a bit more time to make it.
This strawberry cobbler tastes exactly how a strawberry cobbler should taste, so don’t let the addition of frozen strawberries put you off!
18. Strawberry Scones
Though they are traditionally made with fresh strawberries, this recipe calls for you to use frozen instead. You just have to make sure that you thaw the strawberries and drain them first.
Frozen strawberries are actually better for scones because they won’t make them as soggy as fresh ones will! Once you try this recipe, it will become the main way you make strawberry scones for the rest of your life!
19. Strawberry Trifle
Trifle is the perfect dessert for frozen strawberries because it’s usually eaten cold anyway.
This strawberry trifle is absolutely amazing and perfect if you’re having a get-together with your loved ones. Everyone will enjoy the fruitiness of the frozen strawberries mixed with the creamy custard.
If you have some berries left over, you can sprinkle them on top to really add a bit more flare to the presentation.
20. Strawberry Tart
Another classic dessert that utilizes strawberries as its main ingredient, this tart takes it to the next level by using frozen strawberries instead of fresh ones!
You can make the shell yourself, but if you don’t have time, a store-bought one will be absolutely fine and still taste just as good.
This particular recipe is super easy to make as well, so you’ll be enjoying all this strawberry tart has to offer in absolutely no time at all.
21. Homemade Strawberry Ice Cream
Sometimes, good old strawberry ice cream is all you need for a satisfying dessert. This homemade ice cream is especially tasty and easy to make because of the frozen strawberries.
You can choose between mashing up the berries for a bit of a chunkier texture, but if you want seamlessly smooth ice cream, just pop the strawberries in a blender first.
This dessert is perfect if you’re after a bit of comfort on a warm summer’s day and it’s super easy to make so you won’t have to worry about getting stressed out as you make it!
22. Frozen Strawberry Daiquiri
For the ultimate summery recipe, look no further than this delightful strawberry daiquiri.
This recipe will call for you to use rum, which really pairs exceptionally well with the strawberries.
Because the strawberries are frozen, the texture on this daiquiri practically smoothie-like, with a beautiful alcoholic twist!
This recipe is perfect to use for garden parties and get-togethers and your friends will be begging you to make these daiquiris again and again.
Though there is rum in this drink, it isn’t overpowering and you’ll find that the fruity taste of the strawberries is the main star in this frozen drink.
23. Strawberry Oatmeal Bars
These oatmeal bars make the perfect snack and they can be modified to work with any type of fruit.
For this particular recipe though, you will of course be using frozen strawberries and the finished results will taste absolutely divine!
What’s even better about these oatmeal bars is that they are quite healthy, so you can enjoy them totally guilt-free.
Whether you have these oatmeal bars as an after-food snack or a light and tasty breakfast food, you will enjoy every bite of these deliciously chewy oatmeal bars.
24. Strawberry Crepes
Crepes are great for breakfast. They work well either sweet or savory, and they pair absolutely beautifully with strawberries if you’re in the mood for a sweet variety.
These strawberry crepes are especially great as a breakfast option because they are incredibly light and give you enough energy to start your day off right.
You don’t have to limit yourself to breakfast though, these crepes also work great as an after-dinner dessert.
25. Strawberry Blueberry Smoothie
Frozen strawberries are honestly perfect with smoothies, hence why there are so many smoothie options on this list. This strawberry blueberry smoothie is an absolute berry delight!
On top of the delicious strawberry and blueberry flavors, this particular smoothie recipe also uses yogurt which makes it exceptionally creamy and adds a depth of flavor that will keep you coming back for more.
If want this smoothie to be a bit thinner and on the healthier side, you can use non-fat vanilla yogurt if you’d like.
26. Strawberry Angel Food Cake
The name of this recipe is a little bit misleading because it’s not actually strawberry-flavored angel food cake. It’s actually a combination of angel food cake, Jell-O, Cool Whip, and frozen strawberries.
Though the cake itself doesn’t taste like strawberries, you absolutely need to try it!
All of the flavors work exceptionally well together and the addition of the frozen strawberries just gives it even more depth of flavor.
27. Strawberry Mousse
Sometimes less is more, and that couldn’t be any more true when it comes to this strawberry mousse.
Not only is it incredibly simple and quick to make, but it also tastes absolutely delicious. This recipe even gives you the option to add liquor if you want to cater it more towards the adults, but the non-alcoholic is tasty enough that you will be satisfied.
The addition of the frozen strawberries makes the whole dessert a bit cooler than it already is and it is the perfect recipe for a summer’s day.
The whole family will absolutely love this strawberry mousse recipe!
28. Strawberry Cream Floats
And finally, we have these absolutely delicious strawberry cream floats.
You can buy the cream soda from a convenience store if you’d like, but to truly appreciate this recipe, you should definitely make the strawberry soda the recipe calls for.
The homemade strawberry soda might seem complicated to make, but honestly, it is way easier than you might initially think.
The recipe will talk you through it and once you’ve made it for the first time, you’ll find yourself making it again and again.
Once the strawberry soda is ready, all you need to do is pour it into a tall glass and add one or two scoops of ice cream. This is a great recipe that the whole family can enjoy!
Frequently Asked Questions
How Do You Make Frozen Strawberries Taste Better?
The best way you can make frozen strawberries taste better is by adding a lot of sugar, water, and lime juice, and then you simply let them refreeze for a bit.
These ingredients are the best you can use to make your frozen strawberries taste better.
Can I Put Frozen Strawberries Into A Cake Mix?
Yes, you can definitely put frozen strawberries into a cake mix. Though lots of people do tend to use fresh strawberries, frozen strawberries work just as well.
How Many Calories Are There In Frozen Strawberries?
One cup of frozen strawberries is about 77 calories.
If you are watching how many calories you’re eating at the moment, frozen strawberries are a great addition to your diet because they taste delicious and they are actually quite low in calories in comparison to some other sweet foods.
Do Frozen Strawberries Lose Their Nutrients And Nutritional Value?
Frozen strawberries absolutely do not lose any of their nutrients or nutritional value. If you want to freeze your strawberries so you can use them for longer, you don’t have to worry about the nutritional value dropping at all!
Though you might not have thought to use frozen strawberries beyond smoothies, you will now find that you can enjoy them in so many different ways.
All of the recipes we have listed in this article are absolutely delicious and really let you enjoy the sweet and tarty flavors strawberries have to offer.
Give some of these recipes a try, especially on hotter days, and see which ones are your favorites! These frozen strawberry recipes will change your life!
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