Balsamic Strawberries (Not Heated)

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 25 mins

A fantastically simple dessert. Serve with some Mascarpone or cream and a piece of almond bread.. See recipe "White Wine Mascarpone". For the kids serve with some ice-cream and crushed meringue. A simple dessert for a summer's evening.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Rinse the strawberries and pat dry with paper towel. Remove the green hulls and slice strawberries in half.
  2. Place the strawberries in a shallow ceramic or glass dish and sprinkle over the sugar. Set aside at room temperature for 10 minutes.
  3. Pour the vinegar over the strawberries and st aside, again at room temperature, for another 15 minutes. Turn the strawberries occassionally. A light syrup will form.
  4. Serve the balsamic strawberries with some mascarpone, cream or icecream.
Most Helpful

5 5

What an elegant, delicious and ridiculously easy recipe..the balsamic and the strawberries are just meant to be!!!
Made for AUS/NZ SWAP#69.

5 5

I love it when I find something that can be eaten in ridiculous portions without due consequences. Please excuse me, my stomach calls. Made for A-NZ #38 Recipe Swap.

5 5

Very nice ending to a meal. Made for ZWT4 for the Chic Chefs