Berries and Cream

From the movie Chef, a great, simple summer dessert.

Berries and Cream

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Course Dessert
Cuisine miscellaneous
Servings 5


  • 1 package strawberries
  • 2 packages raspberries
  • 2 packages blackberries
  • 1 small bunch of fresh mint
  • 1 c heavy whipping cream
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1 c sugar


  • Pour the cream in a large mixing bowl. Add the vanilla and 2 tablespoons of the sugar. With a whisk or hand-held mixer, beat the cream to soft peaks. (When the whisk is pulled up, the cream should peak, then fold on itself)
  • Wash all the fruit. Cut the strawberries in half or quarters depending how big they are and place in a large bowl with the rest of the fruit.
  • Pour the remaining sugar over the fruit and toss to cover the fruit.
  • Chiffonade the mint and add it to the fruit and sugar.
  • Spoon fruit into cup or small bowl. Gently add a dollop of whipped cream to top fruit and serve.
Keyword fruit, whipped cream