Strawberries are delicious and sweet, I’m sure you have your own ideas of what goes well with strawberries, what to eat with them? In this article, we will find out what pairs well with strawberries in terms of vegetables, fruits, nuts, herbs, spices, and protein.
This post will discuss what flavors go well with strawberries and provide their favorite combinations.
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What Do Strawberries Taste Like
The flavor of strawberries changes depending on their ripeness, variety, and how they’re grown. At peak season, varieties are sweet with just enough acidity, juicy red berries that burst in your mouth when you take a bite into them.
Strawberries are healthy, sodium-free food with high levels of antioxidants.
What Goes Well With Strawberry
You can make all sorts of delicious things with strawberries when they're in season. You might want to try making Strawberry Pie, shortcake, or galette!
Here is the list of food pairing that goes well with them.
Fruits and Vegetables
Blueberry, blackberry, raspberry, watermelon, mango, apple, banana, elderberry, peach, cucumber, bell peppers, spinach, tomato, avocado, lemon, limes, red onion, coconut, figs, grape, grapefruit, kiwi, orange, apricot, pineapple, rhubarb, asparagus, coriander/cilantro, melon, lettuce, pears, ginger, arugula, kale, plum, prune, guava, kumquat, papaya, passion fruit, pomegranate, and nectarines.
Walnut, pecan, almond, cashew, pistachio, hazelnuts, peanut, and pine nuts.
Herbs and Spices
Mint, coriander, basil, vanilla, chili, cinnamon, cardamom, watercress, dill, fennel, tarragon, and rosemary.
Protein and Dairy
Mozzarella, goat cheese, feta cheese, cream cheese, sour cream, milk, whipped cream, cream, creme fraiche, ice cream, eggs, egg white, steak, brie cheese, any soft cheese, Greek yogurt, mascarpone, lemon curd, quinoa, beans, pork, and duck.
Chocolate (dark, white, & milk), sugar, graham cracker, honey, maple syrup, agave syrup, balsamic vinegar, custard, oats, peanut butter, rice, marshmallow, brown sugar, caramel, brandy, Champagne, elderflower liqueur, rum, sake, and red, rosé, and sweet white wine, amaretto, Grand Marnier.
Frequently Asked Questions
Mozzarella, goat cheese, feta cheese, cream cheese, brie cheese, and any soft cheese goes well with strawberries.
Mint, coriander, basil, watercress, dill, fennel, tarragon, and rosemary are the herbs that pair well with strawberries.
Blueberry, blackberry, raspberry, mango, apple, banana, peach, and nectarine are a few fruit flavors to go well with strawberries in a smoothie.
Cucumber, bell peppers, spinach, tomato, avocado, lemon, limes, red onion, coconut, rhubarb, asparagus, coriander/cilantro, lettuce, arugula, kale, plum, prune, guava, kumquat, papaya, passion fruit, and pomegranate goes well with strawberry in a salad.
Brandy, Champagne, elderflower liqueur, rum, sake, and red, rosé, and sweet white wine, amaretto, Grand Marnier are the liquor that goes well with them.
How To Eat Strawberries
Here are some recipes that show you how you can enjoy them when the fruit is in season.
Other Food Pairing
- What Goes Well With Watermelon
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- What Goes Well With Cucumber
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