Blueberry Recipes

When fresh blueberries are in season, we love baking classics desserts like blueberry pies, cakes, and cobblers. Frozen blueberries also make delicious year-round smoothies and muffins.

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Best Buttermilk Pancakes

Rating: 3.54 stars
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The key to light and fluffy buttermilk pancakes from scratch? Don't overmix the batter—it should have small to medium lumps.

Baked Blueberry French Toast Casserole

Juicy blueberries hide between layers of custardy French toast in this delicious make-ahead brunch dish. It's the perfect crowd-pleasing recipe you've been looking for.

Oven-Baked Blueberry Pancake

Rating: 3.54 stars
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This pancake is also delicious without the berries, which can be served alongside instead.This recipe is one of our Better Basics: 10 New Takes on Family Favorites, see the others.

Banana-Blueberry Smoothie

Rating: 3.68 stars
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Whip up this three-ingredient healthy smoothie recipe with just three ingredients—nonfat plain yogurt, banana, and frozen blueberries. Feel free to substitute the blueberries with any other frozen fruit you like.

Blueberry Crisp

Rating: 3.22 stars
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This blueberry crisp has a loose and juicy filling. If you would prefer a thicker filling, add an extra teaspoon of cornstarch.

Blueberry Scones

Rating: 3.43 stars
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Sweet-tart fresh blueberries are showcased in every bite of these light, fluffy scones accented with lemon zest.

No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake for a Crowd

Whipped cream folded into this no-bake beauty’s lemony ricotta-and-cream-cheese filling gives it an airy texture and ethereal taste, all of which is sandwiched between a mellow vanilla wafer crust and burst of blueberry. 

Blueberry-Oatmeal Muffins

A cup of quick-cooking oats makes these moist muffins even more substantial. A touch of spicy cinnamon in the batter pairs nicely with the sweet, juicy blueberries.

Blueberry Cupcakes

Rating: 3.67 stars
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These blueberry cupcakes are breakfast for dessert. Fresh blueberries are mixed into vanilla cake -- rather than muffin -- batter, which is then topped with cinnamon streusel and swirls of blueberry-cream cheese icing. This recipe appeared in episode 308 of Martha Bakes.

Our Favorite Blueberry Muffins

Rating: 3.33 stars
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Blueberry muffins are a breakfast staple in most homes. This recipe from "Martha's Entertaining" features two options to finish: make a crumb topping, or sprinkle granulated sugar and freshly grated mace over the batter just before baking.

Blueberry Topping

Rating: 3.36 stars
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Unlike the gluely topping you find in a can, this one is made with fresh berries that are cooked down to a syrup; a touch of lemon juice cuts the sweetness. Use this recipe when making our Cheesecake with Blueberry Topping.

Breakfast Quinoa

Rating: 3.51 stars
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Usually served in savory side dishes, quinoa -- a high-protein seed -- also makes a wonderful hot cereal.
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Inspiration and Ideas

A Sweet Guide to Summer's Best Fruits
Which fruits are in season in summer? Get the lowdown on berries, cherries, peaches, plums, nectarines, and melons. Then learn how we like to celebrate them in our favorite recipes.

Macerated Berry Topping

Rating: 4.1 stars
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This mix of berries is our preferred finishing touch for summer (so long, cherry on top!).