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Strawberry Tart with Vanilla Cream

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If you need an excuse to satisfy your sweet tooth today, look no further. May 21st marks National Strawberries and Cream Day!

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It’s unclear who started the holiday, but according to WebMD, strawberries are a healthy snack low in fat, calories and an excellent source of vitamin C, fiber, folic acid and potassium.

The addition of the cream may negate the fruit’s health benefits, but hey, the below recipes may still be worth a try.

Bust Out the Bakeware For These Recipes in Honor of National Strawberries & Cream Day  was originally published on