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21 Recipes to Make with Fresh Blueberries


Recipes to Make with Fresh Blueberries

In these Berrylicious Recipes, the sweet and juicy burst of blueberries takes center stage. You can add them fresh to dishes like salads, bowls, or trifles, or enjoy their jammy sweetness in cakes, breads, or cookies!

1. Blueberry Muffins with Lemon Glaze 

Lemons and blueberries are best friends and this recipe highlights them both. The tart lemons counter the softly sweet blueberries perfectly.

2. Blueberry Lemon Upside Down Cake 

This recipe is a perfect way to get rid of a lot of fresh blueberries. Just make sure to get them while they’re in season, so they are at peak flavor!

3. Blueberry Buckle 

Very similar to a coffee cake, this blueberry pastry is a great choice for breakfast and afternoon tea. Don’t forget the fresh lemon zest!

4. Blueberry Banana Bread

Banana bread is already a classic breakfast food, but adding fresh blueberries is a great way to get even more nutrients into your diet. It’s also going to take the recipe to the next level by giving it some much-needed color.

5. Smoothie Bowls Three Ways

Blueberries are both an amazing topping and an ingredient in smoothie bowls. You can use either frozen or fresh, yum!

6. Blueberry Cheesecake

Mixing blueberries into the cheesecake batter and using it for the rich sauce topping makes the perfect balance of sweet and creamy. Their sweet and tart flavor perfectly compliments the more sour flavor of the cheesecake.

7. Grilled Chicken Blueberry Feta Salad 

This salad is perfect for the end of summer when blueberries are in season and at their peak. There are so many summery ingredients that you can pack in and give this even more oomph!

8. Blueberry Lemon Pound Cake 

You’d be hard-pressed to find a more classic cake recipe than this pairing. It’s also perfect a la mode with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.

9 .Blueberry French Toast 

This recipe is an overnight variant that lets you put it in the fridge and forget about prep until you’re turning on the oven in the morning. It’s super easy and perfect for busy families or holiday mornings!

10. Blueberry Cheesecake Ice Cream 

Time to bring out the ice cream machine! If you’re stumped on what varieties would spice up your ice cream explorations, this is the recipe that will give you a million ideas.

11. Lemon Blueberry Trifle 

This showstopper is amazing and so easy to make! The biggest thing is just to be careful when you’re layering the trifle; it’s delicate!

12. Spinach Blueberry Salad 

Mint might not seem like a game-changing salad ingredient, but this recipe proves otherwise. If you work with fruit in your salads, make sure you try to add mint and see how the flavors turn out!

13. Very Berry Cheesecake Salad 

This recipe is a berry-focused take on ambrosia salad and is perfect for a cookout. It’s light enough to be refreshing, but also sweet enough to stand out as a desert!

14. Blueberry Lemon Whoopie Pies 

Whoopie pies are like little cake sandwiches and you can pack every great flavor into this recipe. Make sure you use real, homemade buttercream in this recipe; it will totally change the game.

Blueberries are an amazing summer berry packed with all kinds of nutrients that kids and adults need. These sweet treats are all perfect ways to use this fruit in your next bake-off! Try one today!