Strawberry Lavender Paletas

Serves:
4-6 popsicles
Prep Time:
Total Time:

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Blenderpopsicle mold

Homemade paletas (Mexican popsicles) made with fresh strawberries and a touch of lavender. Perfect for a hot summer day!

Ingredients

4 cups strawberries (1 quart), sliced
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup water
1/2 lemon, juice only
1 tablespoon dried lavender
Tiny pinch of salt

Directions

1) Slice strawberries and add to a medium saucepan with lavender, sugar, water, and a pinch of salt.

2) Bring to a simmer and simmer for 5 minutes until sugar is melted and strawberries are soft. Add lemon juice.

3) Let mixture cool for a bit and then blend. Just pulse it. Some chunks are good.

4) Add to popsicle molds and freeze until solid.

5) To remove, run under hot water for 5-10 seconds.