10 Recipes for Summer Blueberries

Last Updated July 05, 2016

It's peak summer blueberry season! If we can stop eating them raw by the handful, we'll make one of these delicious recipes. From pie to pickles, blueberries belong everywhere this summer.

Best Blueberry Pie

While you can use a prepared crust to make this pie quicker, we think fresh picked blueberries deserve a "from-scratch" crust, which is super easy anyway. We actually used White Lily's new Wheat and...

Blueberry Basil Fizz

This drink is fruity, tart, herbal and ultimately refreshing—just right for the season.

Blueberry Chipotle BBQ Sauce

blueberry chipotle BBQ sauce
This is the type of sauce that gives the barbecue purists fits, but it has humble origins, even if it ended up being kind of a big deal. Our original owner, Tom, once made this sauce for a dinner...

Blueberry Buttermilk Cake

This is a super simple vanilla cake that highlights the blueberries. It’s best baked in a springform pan (cheesecake pan) where you can remove the sides, but a cake pan will work also work, where...

Pickled Blueberries

Pickled blueberries
Pickling these typically sweet berries transforms them into little pucker bombs, a wonderful pairing to rich goat-milk cheese and salty crostini.

Blueberry Infused Vodka

This drink is delicious on its own or as a base for other summer mixed drinks. (We like to muddle mint, add it to our blueberry vodka, pour over ice, and top with club soda for an extra refreshing...

Blueberry Sorbet

Best served on a hot summer day, this recipe will make a beautiful dark blue-purple sorbet. As with most recipes, the secret to success with this sorbet is in the quality and freshness of the...

Blueberry Lemon-Thyme Hand Pies

Blueberry Lemon-Thyme Hand Pies
Serve warm with fresh gelato for a fresh taste of summer.

What to Cook Now: Blueberry Schlumpf

If you're like us, you look to the seasons for what to cook. Get to the market, and we'll show you what to do with your haul. Today: If you can get your hands on wild blueberries, make this. If you...