Enjoy Ripe Strawberries in May

These sweet red treats perk up everything they touch.
Andria Scott Hurst

May is the prime time for fresh strawberries. Although they're available almost year-round, they taste best right now. The bright red fruit is so versatile, it's equally at home on the breakfast table, in main-dish salads, and in desserts.

This article is from the May 2005 issue of Southern Living.