Strawberries are a heart-healthy treat. They can help to increase your HDL (good) cholesterol, lower your blood pressure, and guard against cancer. Packed with vitamins, fiber, and high levels of antioxidants, strawberries are sodium-free, fat-free, cholesterol-free, and low calorie. Sounds like the perfect summer treat! Try these delicious ways to make them a part of your summer.
2 (3 oz) package strawberry gelatin
1 (16 oz) package cottage cheese
1 (8 oz) frozen whipped topping, thawed
1 (20 oz) can crushed pineapple, drained
2 cups fresh WHFF strawberries, washed, hulled and sliced
In a large mixing bowl, combine gelatin (dry powder), cottage cheese, whipped topping, and crushed pineapple. Mix well, refrigerate until chilled. Prior to serving, layer fluff with fresh strawberries in a glass serving dish. Enjoy.