Pretty-in-Pink Strawberry CakeRecipes, like many women, look great when they're dressed up in pink, so we're honoring National Breast Cancer Awareness Month with dishes that are not only perfectly pink but also pretty darn tasty. Chopped strawberries add a soft pink hue (an fresh fruit flavor!) to the cake, while the buttercream gets its flavor from sliced berries.
Strawberry Rhubarb Crumble Bars
White-Chocolate Strawberry-Yogurt Ice Pops
These frozen strawberry-yogurt treats are dipped in white chocolate and topped off with sprinkles.
Pink-a-ColadaCranberry juice lends a pinkish tint to this cocktail and contributes to its name—Pink-a-Colada. Brighten up this refreshing beverage with fresh fruit and edible flowers.
Strawberry Cheesecake Tartlets
Delicious things come in small packages. Serve Strawberry Cheesecake Tartlets at your next brunch or luncheon for an impressive, bite-sized dessert your guests will rave over for days.
Pink Grapefruit and Lychee CocktailPink grapefruit, a popular winter fruit, stars in this pretty beverage.
Strawberry-Rhubarb-Banana SmoothieBlend low-fat yogurt, Strawberry-Rhubarb jam, frozen berries, and bananas to make this simple pink smoothie.
Mini Ice-Cream CakesRecipes, like many women, look great when they're dressed up in pink, so we're honoring National Breast Cancer Awareness Month with dishes that are not only perfectly pink but also pretty darn tasty. These-bite-size ice cream-and-cake sandwiches are the perfect shade of pink for a baby shower, a little girl's birthday, or any occasion that calls for pink.
Pink Lemonade CocktailNothing quenches your thirst like a glass of cold, tangy lemonade. With a splash of vodka and some light beer, this pink drink is strictly for the grown-ups.
Peppermint Ice CreamAdding crushed peppermint candies to homemade vanilla ice cream turns it light pink and adds a refreshing zing of flavor.
Strawberry Pancake Roll-upsTreat yourself to a luscious breakfast of cream-cheese filled pancakes topped with a sweet strawberry sauce.
Shallot-Rubbed Steak with Roasted Potatoes and Pickled OnionsPickling the onion turns it a lovely shade of pink, as is the steak if you cook it to medium-rare.
Strawberry Mint SauceTop ice cream, pound cake or angel food cake with a tangy sweet pink sauce laced with the flavors of honey and mint.
Strawberry-Lemon Baked AlaskaWhen you make a Baked Alaska, the meringue insulates the layers of strawberry and vanilla ice cream and keeps them from melting.
Grapefruit-Campari CompoteFresh Ruby Red grapefruit and Campari–a bright red Italian apéritif–contribute to the lovely pink shade of this easy fruit dessert.
Steamed ShrimpIt only takes about 10 minutes to steam shrimp, and when they turn pink, you know they're done.
Strawberry Angel CakeTransform a store-bought angel food cake into a dazzling pink dessert by layering it with a sweet cream cheese mixture and fresh strawberries.
Creamy Pink Grapefruit TartSimilar to a key lime pie, this tart features fresh pink grapefruit instead of key limes. Pink grapefruit segments and whipped cream make a colorful topping.
Pink Grapefruit CupcakesThe grapefruit zest gives the icing a tart taste, complimented by the sweetness of the cupcake.
Pink BikiniSurprise your friends by serving this sweet, pink sipper in a halved coconut.
Cherry Bonbon CookiesDress these cherry cookies in a sweet glaze for an easy yet elegant look.
Strawberry Semifreddo ShortcakeSurround this Strawberry Semifreddo Shortcake with soft ladyfingers for an added sweetness.
Raspberry MousseMake this 5-ingredient mousse with frozen raspberries, gelatin and cream for a quick and easy make-ahead dessert.
Pink Cadillac MargaritasCreate this pretty-in-pink version of a margarita with tequila, orange liqueur and cranberry juice.
Creamy Strawberry-Mint PieThis creamy, frozen pie combines strawberries, fresh mint leaves, and frozen strawberry yogurt all in a chocolate cookie crust.
Chocolate Sandwich CookiesWhat could be better than a chocolate cookie? Adding pink filling to create chocolate sandwich cookies, of course. Don't forget the sprinkles!
Watermelon-Strawberry SlushStrawberries and watermelon have a natural affinity for each other; together, they deliver vitamin C and lycopene, which are good for your heart. Dress up this slush with watermelon wedges, if desired.
Strawberry Mousse CakeStrawberry-sweetened frosting surrounds the outside of the cake while creamy strawberry mousse divides the layers. This beautiful cake is ideal for brunch, baby showers, or any celebration.
Cherry-Grapefruit Basil SorbetFresh basil pairs wonderfully with the sweet-tart citrus and deep cherry flavors in this elegant sorbet. Garnish the scoops with small basil leaves, if you like.
Hot-Pink SmoothiesSmoothies are the perfect bases for personality and creativity. The yogurt gives them a dose of calcium. Be sure to use frozen fruit−it eliminates the need for ice.
Strawberry-Basil Ice CreamFresh strawberries and basil become a refreshing treat in this fruity and pink ice cream recipe.
Strawberry SemifreddoStreaks of berries throughout and more spooned on top make this classic Italian ice cream dessert a great finish to a delicious dinner.
Strawberry-Ginger Lemonade FloatsThough the ginger is optional, it gives these refreshing floats their signature zing. If you can't find sparkling lemonade, substitute fizzy lemon-lime soda or ginger ale.
Strawberry Cheesecake Pops
From the land of cream cheese comes this frosty twist on cheesecake.
Sparkling Raspberry ParfaitsRaspberry sparkling wine has a pretty pink color and lightly sweet flavor; you can use regular sparkling wine for a less sweet dessert. Or you can skip the alcohol and use raspberry-flavored seltzer water instead.
Pretty in Pink: Treats for Breast Cancer Awareness Month