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Strawberry Cream Crepe Cake

Strawberry Cream Crepe Cake

This strawberry cream crepe cake has buttery crepes layered up with fluffy whipped mascarpone and juicy California strawberries. Paper-thin layers of crepes give the cake a playful ruffled edge that looks like it took hours, but is simple to prepare and doesn’t require turning on the oven! The result is a sponge-like texture that tastes a bit like strawberry shortcake

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Strawberry Mostachon

Strawberry Mostachon

This showstopper dessert is perfect for any celebration! Mostachon is a light and airy Mexican cake made by gently folding meringue with Maria cookies (or animal crackers), walnuts, and pecans. Top with a cream cheese frosting and garnish with fresh sliced strawberries.

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BBQ Chicken Drumsticks with Strawberry-Chipotle Sauce

BBQ Chicken Drumsticks with Strawberry-Chipotle Sauce

A sweet and spicy barbecue sauce made with juicy California strawberries, smoky chipotle chiles, and a touch of honey is the perfect sauce for slathering on tender grilled chicken drumsticks. The best part? It only takes about 15 minutes of prep and you’re ready to grill!

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Strawberry Macarons

Strawberry Macarons

These macarons are not only stunningly beautiful and crisp but full of fresh strawberry taste in every bite. They will make a great spring dessert at any gathering.

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Strawberry Farmer Juan Candelario

Meet Strawberry Farmer Juan Candelario

Santa Maria California is home to acres and acres of beautiful vibrant strawberries grown by dozens of family farmers, many of whom learned to farm from their parents and grandparents. Take Juan Candelario for example, a second-generation strawberry farmer who is a partner owner of Valle el Paraiso.

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Strawberry Carrots in a Spring Garden

Strawberry Carrots in a Spring Garden

Display your beautifully dipped strawberry carrots in a spring garden! These juicy strawberries are covered in orange candy melts, then placed on a bed of chocolate cookie crumbs. They’re served in tiny terra-cotta pots and garnished with fresh herbs for extra garden charm!

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Here you will find personal stories from the farm, nutrition info from the experts, and enticing stories about strawberries from top chefs and food influencers. Enjoy!

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