National Strawberries and Cream Day
National Strawberries and Cream Day is observed annually on May 21st. Fresh strawberries and homemade whipped cream is a must when strawberries are in season. They are the perfect, refreshing, light snack on a beautiful warm day!
Strawberries are a very healthy snack as they are low-fat, low in calories and an excellent source of vitamin C, fiber, folic acid, and potassium.
Enjoy this receipe…
- 1 1/2 cups fat-free sour cream
- 1/2 cup brown sugar
- 2 tablespoons amaretto liqueur
- 1 quart fresh strawberries, hulled and halved (reserve 6 whole for garnish)
In a small bowl, whisk together the fat-free sour cream, brown sugar and liqueur.
In a large bowl, add the halved strawberries and sour cream mixture. Stir gently to mix. Cover and refrigerate until well-chilled, about 1 hour.
Scoop the strawberries into 6 colorful bowls or chilled sherbet glasses. Garnish with whole strawberries and serve immediately.
Receipe from: Mayo Clinic