Strawberries with Raspberry Cream and Amaretti

blog 3My mum has made this for as long as I can remember, a great ‘back pocket’ recipe that has saved me and famed me at many summer gatherings. A great way to flaunt great summer produce having PYO, I recommend a strawberry huller to save your 4Tip – Double the coulis quantity and keep some for ice cream sundaes!

blog 7First hull 3 tubs (about 900g) of British strawberries, the smaller the better. blog 6Pass 300g of raspberries through a sieve and add 2 tbsp icing sugar then pour over your strawberries in a glass serving dish. The longer you macerate the strawberries in the coulis, the softer and sweater they become (I’d recommend at least 30 minutes).blog 1Whip 600ml of double cream (add 1 tbsp of icing sugar to sweaten if you wish) and dollop over the fruit. blog 5Crumble 5-10 amaretti biscuits over the cream just before serving and enjoy the fruits of your labour!

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10 Comments Add yours

  1. Susie Bonken says:

    So delicious! Lovely photos

    1. Thanks’ this ones all down to you. So many good memories of this dessert, happy times.

  2. mylifeasishan says:

    Looks so good

  3. Wow this has me drooling – what a way to celebrate strawberries!

    1. Please try it! Let me know what you think…

  4. The everyday Foodie! says:


  5. Sabrina says:

    This dessert is right up my alley! Love it!

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