5 Strawberry Desserts to Help You Beat the Heat


3. Refreshing Strawberry Shakes

This creamy treat also doubles as a great breakfast shake. Thick Greek yogurt is packed with protein and makes any dessert more delicious.

  • Cuisine: American;
  • Category: Desserts;
  • Serves: 1;
  • Prep Time:20 min;
  • Cook time:5 min;
  • Nutrition Per Serving: 159;


  • 1 cup honey flavored Greek yogurt
  • ½ cup fresh strawberries, hulled and diced
  • 1 tablespoon strawberry preserves
  • 1 banana, peeled and chopped
  • 1 mint leaf, finely chopped
  • 4 ice cubes

Combine all ingredients in blender and blend until frothy. Serve chilled.

Make these an indulgent after-dinner treats by substituting strawberry ice cream for the yogurt and chocolate syrup for the preserves.

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