20 blueberry recipes
Make the most of fresh blueberries with our recipes, from a summery cheesecake to lemon and blueberry poke cake and blueberry breakfast muffins
Looking for blueberry recipes? Want the best breakfast muffins? Try our ideas here to make the most of this superfood, high in vitamins and antioxidants. We have recipes for blueberry bakes, including cakes, muffins and scones. For dessert, there's blueberry pie and two great cheesecakes ideas. Blueberries are often served at breakfast, so get involved with our blueberry pancakes or healthy breakfast bowls. Check out our best healthy fruit recipes and chia seed recipes for more inspiration.
When are blueberries in season?
UK blueberry season starts in June and ends in August.
Easy blueberry recipes
Blueberry breakfast muffins might seem like an indulgence, but they don't have to be. A few little tweaks like using flaxseed and yogurt bring these in under 200 calories. Try our breakfast muffins recipes here.
Start your day with this plant-based blueberry smoothie. Blueberries are loaded with healthy antioxidants – this is a great way to make them a regular part of your diet.
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Take sweet and savoury to a whole new height with warming ginger and juicy fresh blueberries. Top with some sticky gochujang-glazed bacon to serve.
Try this fruity twist on a classic cocktail, made with blueberries, lime, tequila and triple sec.
Speculoos are small spiced, caramelised biscuits - the kind you sometimes get with coffee - that originated from Holland and Belgium. They make a great alternative base for cheesecake and work particularly well with blueberries. This dessert is guaranteed to be a crowd-pleaser.
Swap out cherries for blueberries in this versatile dessert that serves up to eight.
Our lemon and blueberry poke cake is sure to be a hit with the whole family. It's easy to make but tastes and looks delicious. Try one of our show-stopping cake recipes here.
Take your fluffy vegan pancakes up a notch with the classic combo of peanut butter and jam (we use a homemade blueberry compote).
Check out Edd Kimber's black and blue crumble pie, with a blackberry and blueberry filling and a cardamom crumble topping.
We’re christening this bread/muffin mash-up a bruffin – not as sweet or cakey as a classic muffin, so it makes a great breakfast bake.
Turn humble plums and blueberries into something special in just 20 minutes with this sweet, syrupy sauce.
Make the puff pastry base and blueberry compote ahead for a speedy assembly job ideal for your next summer dinner party.
Check out this indulgent creamy baked blueberry cheesecake. This easy recipe is super simple to make, and is a real crowd pleaser.
Fill these crumbly American style scones (shortcakes) with our easy, homemade blueberry compote and mascarpone. Many more afternoon tea recipes here.
These spelt buttermilk drop scones are a great brunch option, super soft and fluffy. Serve these pancakes with homemade blueberry compote and a dollop of natural yogurt.
These simple lemon and blueberry bars are seriously moreish, gooey on the inside and crunchy on the out, the ideal snack.
These baked blueberry doughnuts with lemon glaze look fantastic, taste delicious and are surprisingly easy to make.
Superfood blueberries make a delicious warm compote to cut through the ice cream or clotted cream in this recipe. The golden fried bread is such a warming comfort food and makes this dish a really indulgent dessert or breakfast idea.
Pavlova is a classic British pud but it can be tricky to get right. Don't worry though, with step-by-step help from olive's test kitchen, you can create this show-stopping pud.
Breakfast smoothie bowls are a big trend and it's all about how you arrange your toppings. Experiment with different fruits and veg and any superfood toppings you can get your hands on.