Adriana, Family, Food, Garden

Father’s Day Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp!

Looking for something special to make for Dad this Father’s Day – If you’ve never tried Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp (with rhubarb & strawberries fresh picked from the garden), it’s a fantastic treat you’re sure to look forward to every spring!

Rhubarb is rich in antioxidants that have anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory and anti-cancer properties. It’s extremely easy to grow. It’s a perennial that requires little work and comes back every spring for you to enjoy. You can eat it raw, straight from the garden, but it has an extremely bitter taste. Our favorite ways to enjoy rhubarb in our house are in Strawberry Rhubarb Oatmeal muffins, Strawberry, Rhubarb Apple Sauce and Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp! Below is our Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp recipe! Enjoy!

Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp:

Ingredients:

  • 2 to 3 Cups Rhubarb diced
  • 3 Cups Strawberries diced
  • 1 Cup Sugar
  • 3 Tablespoons Flour

For the Crumb Topping:

  • 1 1/2 Cup All Purpose Flour
  • 1 Cup Packed Brown Sugar
  • 1 Cup Old-Fashioned Rolled Oats
  • 1 Cup Butter at room temperature
  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees
  • Mix Rhubarb, Strawberries, Sugar and 3Tbs. Flour in a bowl and put into a 9×13 baking dish
  • Make Crumb topping by combining, Flour, B. Sugar, Oats and Butter. Mix with hands until crumbs form.
  • Sprinkle topping all over the Rhubarb Strawberry mixture
  • Bake in oven for 45 minutes or until topping is golden and mixture is bubbling

Our favorite is to top it off with some vanilla ice cream!

Wishing you all a Very Special Father’s Day Full of Love, Sunshine and Something Sweet!

Any man can be a father, but it takes someone Special to be a Dad.

Anne Geddes

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