23 Classic Blueberry Treats for National Blueberry Month
Did you know that Blueberry Month is July in the US, and August in Canada? So really, that means we get to celebrate blueberries all summer long! Happy National Blueberry Month and we’ve got just what you need to celebrate – 23 classic Blueberry Recipes!
- Low in Fat and Calories
- High in Antioxidants
- Packed with Vitamin C, which is important for strengthening the immune system.
- Good source of Fiber
- Contain minerals like iron, magnesium, manganese, and potassium.
- Excellent anti-inflammatory agents
- They increase the production of feel-good dopamine.
- Contain Salicylic acid —the natural version of aspirin. Salicylic acid is known to thin the blood and reduce pain.
In celebration of National Blueberry Month, check out these 23 Blueberry Recipes that really are as awesome and delicious as they look. Blueberries are perfect for breakfast, lunch, and dinner — and dessert, of course!
23 Classic Blueberry Treats for National Blueberry Month
Blueberry Cinnamon Rolls
As we start edging our way into July, I can’t help but think about all the delicious food that comes along with it. These Blueberry Cinnamon buns are one of those recipes. Honestly YUM!
When it comes to dessert, “tart” usually means tons of heavy cream, milk, and egg. Not so with this healthy treat. Flaxmeal and water replace the egg in the almond crust and the filling couldn’t be simpler (blueberries and bananas—that’s it!) makes the filling. Take a peek at Roxana’s tutorial here.
Easy Blueberry Jam
What better way to celebrate the National Blueberry month than to celebrate with a healthy kid-friendly jam that can be topped or spread on everything – Ice cream, crepes, oatmeal, muffins, yogurt, pancakes, waffles, toast, or even have a spoonful plain! lexis clean kitchen shows how to get this one right.
Blueberry Crème Fraîche Cheesecake
Reach cheesecake nirvana with this luxuriously creamy Blueberry Crème Fraîche Cheesecake by Love and olive oil, made with roasted blueberries for vibrant color and flavor.
When life gives you blueberries, make lemonade… or however the old saying goes. Fresh, sweet blueberries swimming with tart lemon makes for avery special (and pretty!) drink. Perfect summertime beverage recipe by Damn Delicious
Blueberry Yogurt Swirl Popsicles
These 3 ingredient healthy Blueberry Yogurt Popsicles will be your new favorite!! Sally’s Baking Addiction shows you how easy this is!
Blueberry Quinoa Salad
Healthy Blueberry Quinoa Hazelnut Salad with a Blueberry Balsamic Vinaigrette! This Power Meal in bowl has been shared here courtesy the Minimalist baker.
Kiwi Blueberry Mojito
It’s the perfect way to cool down on a hot day! Simple yet Brilliant.! Get the Recipe here.
Blueberry Breakfast Cookies
It’s not like we need an excuse to have cookies for breakfast… but I’m giving you one anyway. This recipe by How Sweet It Is just proves that dessert in the morning is always a good idea.
BlueBerry Sherbet sandwiches
Who doesnt love ice cream sandwiches made with cookies for dessert—it’s like two desserts for the price of one ! Hop over to dessertfortwo for a tasty ending to Sunday supper
Blueberry Chipotle Coleslaw
Spicy and smoky flavors contrast with the sweet-tart pop of blueberries in Food Done Light’s blueberry chipotle coleslaw. Bring it to your next potluck or barbecue and watch it disappear!
Blueberry Crumb Bars
This dessert should come with a warning label, because it is ADDICTIVE! It’s that buttery crust and crumble with the sweet, plump blueberries…I die! Make it now with the recipe from dessert now dinner later !
Blueberry Basil dressing for salads
The Garden Grazer’s blueberry-basil dressing combines some of the best flavors of summer into a light dressing that’s perfect for salads and more. Make a batch and store it in the fridge to have tasty salads for days.
Blueberry Chocolate Crust Cheesecake Pie
You can tell just by looking how creamy scrumptious this blueberry chocolate crust cheesecake pie from Flavorite is going to taste!
Fresh blueberries and fudgey, gooey chocolate? Bring it On! These fudge-like brownies by Hummingbird High are a decadent and delicious treat, perfect for the chocolate AND Blueberry loving foodie.
Blueberry And Ricotta Pizza
Give your delivery guy a break, and whip up one of these blueberry and ricotta pizzas by How Sweet It Is instead.
Blueberry Lemon Almond Cake
Am I being overdramatic if I say this is the most beautiful summertime cake I’ve ever seen? Oh who cares. Just cut me another slice. Green Kitchen Stories has the recipe.
Blueberry Vanilla Greek Yogurt Granola Bars
Why would you dry your own blueberries? Because this way, they’re not coated with sugar and the natural flavor shines through. Then, when you make this blueberry Greek yogurt granola bar courtesy of Half Baked Harvest, you have a healthier, more natural, and way tastier treat.
Summer Kale Salad with Blueberry Balsamic Vinaigrette
Now for something savory: Blueberries can shine in a salad! Summer’s best produce wows when you dress them in blueberry balsamic vinaigrette. Recipe via Iowa Girl Eats.
Grilled Strawberry-Blueberry Galette
Grilled blueberries? You bet! Celebrate National Blueberry Month with this beauty.
Photo and recipe courtesy of A Bachelor & His Grill
Balsamic Blueberry Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Never put fruit in your grilled cheese before? THE TIME IS NOW. Recipe here by Amanda K by the bay.
This blueberry cake recipe from gimme some oven is made with oodles of fresh blueberries and topped with a delicious glaze. Oh, and it’s crazy good.
Blueberry Lime Salsa
A zesty fruit salsa can finish off any dish, sweet or savory. This summery mix from how sweet eats gets its deep purple color from blueberries and strawberries, a little spice from limes, onion, and cilantro, and some healthy fats from half an avocado.
So if you love blueberries as much as we do, don’t forget to try out at least one recipe from the list. After all, the celebration is a whole month, so you have enough time for all of them!
Yummy n lipsmacking blue berry eateries worth a try