Strawberries are delicious on there own but marinating them in balsamic vinegar brings out their sweetness in a unique, earthy way.
Ok, I get it – Balsamic and Strawberries? Actually, the first time I had this dessert in Nappa – it was called “Strawberries macerated in Balsamic Vinegar” and it was served with brown sugar and sour cream. I really wanted the chocolate cake, but friends convinced me to try this and I’m so glad they did. I love this, and friends are always surprised to learn that the berries are marinated in balsamic.
Try this Easy Balsamic Marinated Strawberries recipe, for a light dessert to finish any meal. You’ll be glad your friend recommended it!
Easy Balsamic Marinated Strawberries
- 1 pint strawberries fresh and ripe
- 1/3 cup balsamic vinegar
- 2 T brown sugar
Wash and top a pint of strawberries.
Marinate them in balsamic vinegar and brown sugar in refrigerator 1 – 4 hours.
Serve with whipped cream, over vanilla ice cream; or in the traditional style with sour cream.
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