Introduction: Homemade Strawberry Milk

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Doesn't it remind you of your childhood? It looks so pretty. It's Strawberry Milk!

Made with homemade Strawberry Syrup. None of that bottled stuff.
I was inspired to make this by a post on The Kitchn. I couldn't wait to try it. During my childhood I never liked chocolate milk, anything chocolate or candy per se. I used to be a weird kid.

But I've always wanted to try Strawberry Milk, so I bought a bottle of syrup. It was good, not great. As soon as a I saw this recipe, literally ran to the kitchen to make it.

It's so easy, and it'll only take 10 minutes of your time. I promise!  

Step 1: Ingredients

1 cups sliced frozen Strawberries
1/2 cup Sugar
1/2 cup Water
1/4 tsp Vanilla (optional)
 

Step 2: Procedure

-In a sauce pan, add the water, sugar and strawberries and boil for 10-12 minutes. The mixture will reduce and thicken a bit.

-After they're done, strain the mixture. Use the leftover fruit to eat with yogurt or ice cream, don't just throw it away.

-Wait until it cools , then add 3 tbsp to 8 ounces of chilled milk.


Enjoy your drink! 

Pour the syrup over ice cream, oatmeal, yogurt or granola. 


*Pictures of the steps were taken from TheKitchn.com 

Comments

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Iowaboy_3 (author)2015-04-24

Instead of strawberries, I used raspberries. It still turned out great. I'll have to try it with strawberries though. Thanks!

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looop45 (author)2014-07-17

MMMmmmmmmhhhnnnnmmmmmmmmm...oh...mmmmmmmmmmhhn

Translation: This is indeed the most fantastic beverage concoction I have ever put upon my taste buds. Scrumptious! Absolutely scrumptious!!!!

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Simbamahla (author)2014-03-11

ohhh my ,This is fabulous.

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tanksterbot (author)2013-04-27

Will only take ten minutes... Boil in pan for 10-12 minutes lol

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Popopopper (author)2012-06-18

Can you use blueberries?

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basjan (author)2012-01-15

That looks devine

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Raksab (author)2012-01-09

You could probably cheat and thin down some strawberry jam with hot water, then use that. Jam is basically what you're making when you boil berries with sugar, after all ;)

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woot science (author)2011-12-02

This is the second time i've made this wonderful homemade strawberry milk. Thank you kindly for the post.

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I'm so glad you liked it

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vanaka (author)2011-04-25

OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG!!!!!!!!!!!

SOOOOOOOOOOOO DELISIOUUUUUUSSSSSSS!!!!!!!!!!!!

i tried this and the results were to die for!

thanks for posting this wonderful ible.

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ShopCookMake (author)vanaka2011-04-25

I'm so glad you liked it!

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anres321 (author)2011-04-25

looks deliceous !!! :D 5* (do you drink milk with a spoon ?

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ShopCookMake (author)anres3212011-04-25

I do! Well, only flavored milk.

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GailC (author)2011-04-24

Must try this, thank you!

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