Strawberry Pana Cotta 🍮🍓

Indulge in the creamy delight of Strawberry Panna Cotta, an Italian dessert that’s as easy to make as it is delicious. This simple recipe brings a touch of elegance to your dessert table and is perfect for any occasion.


  • 1 cup fresh strawberries, hulled and sliced
  • 2 cups heavy cream
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 teaspoons gelatin powder
  • 3 tablespoons cold water

Step-by-Step Instructions

  1. Prepare the Strawberries: In a blender, puree the fresh strawberries until smooth. Strain through a fine mesh to remove seeds, and set aside.
  2. Bloom the Gelatin: In a small bowl, sprinkle the gelatin over the cold water and let it sit for 5 minutes.
  3. Heat the Cream: In a saucepan, combine the heavy cream and sugar. Cook over medium heat until the sugar dissolves. Do not let it boil.
  4. Combine Gelatin and Cream: Add the bloomed gelatin to the warm cream mixture. Stir until the gelatin is completely dissolved.
  5. Add Flavor: Mix in the vanilla extract and strawberry puree. Stir well to combine everything evenly.
  6. Pour and Set: Divide the mixture into serving glasses or ramekins. Refrigerate for at least 4 hours, or until set.
  7. Garnish: Before serving, garnish with fresh strawberry slices or mint leaves for an added touch of elegance.

Tips and Tricks

  • For a smoother texture, strain the mixture before pouring into the molds.
  • If you prefer a sweeter dessert, adjust the sugar to your taste.
  • Experiment with other fruits like mango or raspberry for a twist on the classic recipe.

Variations of the Recipe

Get creative and try different variations like Chocolate Panna Cotta or Mango Panna Cotta. Simply replace the strawberry puree with your fruit or flavor of choice.


This Strawberry Panna Cotta recipe is a testament to the beauty of simple, elegant desserts. Perfect for impressing guests or treating yourself, it’s a must-try for any dessert enthusiast. Give it a go, and don’t forget to share your culinary creations and experiences in the comments!


Capacity: 1.5 oz. (45 ml.), TD 50 x H 59.5 mm.


Capacity: 2.8 oz. (80 ml.), TD 59 x H 70 mm.


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