Homer: Um, I’m looking for something in an after-dinner burrito.
Apu: You’ll have it in 45 seconds, sir.
– Lisa, the Simpson

The Simpsons | Season 9 - Episode 17

When it comes to Simpsons recipes, sometimes the joke is more in the name than in the food itself. I mean, Strawberrito is a pretty clever mix of strawberry and burrito. That’s the joke. I’m sure the writers never would have imagined that some weirdo with a blog would end up making this recipe, but here we are.


  • Flour Tortilla
  • Strawberries
  • Strawberry Compote (homemade)
  • Cream Cheese


Pre-heat over to 350F. Place tortilla on a flat surface and spread on cream cheese. Next add sliced strawberries, covering with strawberry compote. Bake for 20-25 minutes. Looking at naughty pens while you wait is optional, but fun!


I know that in the episode Apu microwaves the Strawberrito for Homer. I think it is reasonable to assume that the burrito would have been pre-baked and then ready for a quick heat up. No way would this burrito have been able to withstand a microwave off the bat, it would have just melted into a horrible mess of tortilla and strawberry.

That being said, this was surprisingly tasty. Apparently “dessert burritos” are a thing so I guess my creation isn’t particularly unique in that regard. Still, I would make this again as a horribly unhealthy breakfast option.

Cromulence: 7 Dumbenings out of 10

Strawberrito Recipe From: Lisa, the Simpson (The Simpsons Season 9 – Episode 17)

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mango dango

pretty sure the joke is that its artificially flavored yet has real fruit filling lol This is not the only website that has pages about it either, but its the first attempted recipe lol. so how do you add the artificial flavor to the real fruit?

mango dango

pretty sure the joke was that it was artificially flavored yet has real fruit filling.


I’m 99% sure I had the same Ikea dishes as you. Then my GF “Upgraded” mine.

That’s all. Keep up the good work.


They are in fact from Ikea…I mean Shøp. I also purchased a Krünk pencil holder because, you know, I hate the Pöpli kids so much.