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15 Wonderful Ways to Use Rhubarb

Stumped over what to do with all that rhubarb in your summer garden? Here are 15 recipes that will have you rhubarb wild!
By Brooke Lark

Rhubarb crops up this time of year, and using it up can become a burden. After all, not everyone feels kinship to the tart flavor of this summer fruit. But, pair it with the combination of ingredients and you've got yourself a truly delicious dessert, appetizer, or soup so good, it might just surprise you!


Baked Brie with Berry Rhubarb Compote

Soft brie is topped with a tart rhubarb compote in this elegant recipe. Takes just minutes, but makes a perfect appetizer for any party--from casual to classy!


Drunken Pound Cake Bites

The soft, gentle sweetness of poundcake combines with rhubarb and summer berries to create a beautiful, delicious treat. Topped with powdered sugar, it makes an ideal tea party snack!


Blackberry and Rhubarb Shortcake

Don't show up at this summer's neighborhood potluck with the same old, same old! Blackberry Rhubarb Shortcakes offer a twist on the flavor, with all that classic goodness.


Cherry Rhubarb Turnovers

Mix cherries and rhubarbs into a rich, sweet-meets-tart filling, wrap it with flaky crescents, and drizzle with Betty Crocker icing for a breakfast, brunch, or anytime snack that is wildly delicious. (And so, so pretty!)


Mini Strawberry Rhubarb Lattice Pies

Strawberry Rhubarb pie gets a mini makeover in this gorgeous recipe. Even your grandmother would be proud of this one!


Mini Strawberry Rhubarb Tarts

Two bite tarts are all the rage lately. Filled with a simple, tart-sweet Strawberry Rhubarb filling, they are even better than all that storebought stuff!


Raspberry and Rhubarb Parfaits

Breakfast will never be the same again after you make these simple, beautiful Rhubarb Parfaits. A clever way to use rhubarb while keeping your morning healthy and full of flavor.


Rhubarb Ginger Plum Cobbler

Lip-puckering rhubarb and sweet plums make magic in this simple crisp. Get out of the apple crisp rut and try something new!


Berry Rhubarb Hand Tarts

Strawberry and rhubarb come together in these homemade versions of toaster tarts. You won't believe how easy (and how delicious!) this version is!


Creamy Strawberry Rhubarb Smoothies

Whod've thunk you could use Rhubarb in a smoothie?! A great way to switch up your smoothie routine, while keeping cool this summer.


Spiced Raspberry Rhubarb Muffins

A morning with these muffins is a morning you won't forget! Try serving these spiced Rhubarb muffins with a tall glass of milk and a handful of grapes for an easy breakfast treat.


Strawberry Rhubarb Ice Cream Sundaes

If you like ice cream, you're going to love this sweet, simple sauce, flavored with Rhubarb and served with lemony Pillsbury Sugar Cookies.


Summer Fruit Sangria Sparkler

Kick back, relax, and enjoy a simple red-wine sangria with the addition of beautiful summertime fruits and citrus slices. Looks as good as it tastes!


Triple Berry and Rhubarb Galette

Pie, schmie. This free-form Triple Berry Galette is like the lazy day version of your favorite dream come true. Berries, more berries, and rhubarb are folded inside a Pillsbury pie crust, baked until golden brown, then served topped with ice cream, cream, or just your fork!


Watermelon Strawberry Rhubarb Soup

Chilled, summertime soups are a beautiful way to cool off from this crazy seasonal heat! Grab yourself a spoon and dig into this Watermelon Strawberry Rhubarb Soup, flavored with agave!