Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Feliz Cinco de Mayo!!!! #FoodieExtravaganza

What are you serving up for Cinco de Mayo tonight?  I am making a Chopped Shrimp and Avocado Salad and then finishing up with these delightful bowls of Fresas con Crema.  Strawberries and Cream are a match made in Heaven and I love this Mexican version.  It is the perfect dessert.  Sweet, Fruity, and Creamy.  As an added bonus....It only takes minutes to put together.  

Fresas con Crema

It is National Strawberry Month and the Festive Foodies are celebrating........

Sneha of Sneha's Recipe invited us to join her in sharing recipes to celebrate that perfect summertime treat, the strawberry.  Since we are having this event on Cinco de Mayo, I thought it only appropriate that I find a Mexican recipe to share.  Let's see what the others have prepared..........

Fresas con Crema pin

This is a traditional and popular Mexican dessert.  It took me longer to gather the ingredients from the refrigerator and pantry than it did to make it.  It is ready to serve immediately but can be refrigerated before serving if you want to make it earlier in the day.

desserts, strawberries, cream, fruit cups, easy, quick
Yield: 4 servings
Author: Wendy Klik
Fresas con Crema

Fresas con Crema

This traditional and popular Mexican dessert is creamy, smooth, rich and delicious. It takes only minutes to make and is the perfect ending to your fiesta.
Prep time: 10 MinTotal time: 10 Min


  • 16 oz. fresh strawberries, hulled and thinly sliced
  • 8 oz. sour cream
  • 1/3 c. evaporated milk
  • 1/3 c. heavy cream
  • 7 oz. sweetened, condensed milk
  • 1 t. vanilla


  1. In small bowl of stand mixer, fitted with the whisk attachment, mix the sour cream, evaporated milk, condensed milk, heavy cream and vanilla for 2 minutes.
  2. Divide the sliced strawberries between 4 dessert cups.  Pour the cream mixture over the strawberries and serve or cover and refrigerate until ready to serve.


Adapted from a recipe found at Tastes Better From Scratch



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  1. Such yummy dessert and made with basic ingredients!

    1. It is very yummy. I was wishing I had made a double batch.

  2. Such a refreshing way to use strawberries and definitely perfect for today! My daughter would especially love this. It has all of her favorite things.

  3. That sounds so easy and refreshing. Happy Cinco!

  4. This looks FABULOUS!! I love fruit and cream - I'm sure I could justify this for breakfast....! :)

  5. This is a fabulous and yummy dessert! I am going to try right away. Thanks for sharing the recipe.


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