Almost everyone likes strawberries. That is why this popular soft fruit is also called "Summer King" in the Netherlands. They have a wonderfully sweet flavor and can be combined with other soft fruits, such as blackberries and raspberries. The strawberry is an accessory fruit. The small fleshy seeds on the surface are the actual fruits.
How to prepare
Strawberries do not have to be washed. If you do wash them, proceed carefully and only use a little of water. Do not keep them under flowing water, as that will harm them. The crown should only be removed afterwards.
Buyer's and storage guide
Strawberries are very sensitive and susceptible to rotting. So pay attention to buy fresh and unharmed strawberries.
Strawberries can be kept in the refrigerator up to three days. If they are not stored in the refrigerator, the can only be kept for a day. After buying them, remove the strawberries from the bowl and place them on a plate for example. That way, you prevent them from being harmed.