Balsamic Strawberries With Whipped Mascarpone

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Recipe: #31924

May 01, 2019

"This sounds like a simple but delicious dessert."

Original is 6 servings


  • Serving Size: 1 (176 g)
  • Calories 213.3
  • Total Fat - 10.9 g
  • Saturated Fat - 6.7 g
  • Cholesterol - 34.6 mg
  • Sodium - 275.9 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 18.9 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 2.7 g
  • Sugars - 13 g
  • Protein - 11.2 g
  • Calcium - 352 mg
  • Iron - 0.4 mg
  • Vitamin C - 11.2 mg
  • Thiamin - 0.1 mg

Step by Step Method

Step 1

Combine vinegar, 2 teaspoons sugar, and lemon juice in heavy small saucepan. Stir over medium heat until sugar dissolves. Boil until syrup is reduced to scant 1/4 cup, about 3 minutes. Transfer to small bowl; cool completely. (Can be made 2 days ahead. Cover and refrigerate.)

Step 2

Combine mascarpone, cream, vanilla, and 2 tablespoons sugar in medium bowl. Whisk until thick soft peaks form. Cover and refrigerate up to 4 hours.

Step 3

Combine berries and remaining 2 tablespoons sugar in large bowl; drizzle with balsamic syrup and toss to blend. Let stand 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.

Step 4

Divide berries and syrup among 6 goblets.

Step 5

Top with mascarpone mixture.


No special items needed.

7 Reviews


This was sublime. Luckily we got some good ripe strawberries in and the mascarpone and balsamic balanced nicely


review by:
(25 Feb 2021)


Oh wow! These were great! Made for Valentine's Day dessert! Leftovers tomorrow!!! Yay


review by:
(15 Feb 2020)


I love berries and whipped cream and this is a lovely posh version. The mascarpone took the edge off the sweetness of the cream and complimented the berries. I slightly overcooked the glaze so it seized up when it hit my cold berries, but is was still delicious. I picked a big bowl of raspberries from our bushes this morning , so I mostly used them with a few of the last of the crop of strawberries I had tucked in the freezer. We enjoyed this dish for breakfast with our biscuits and lattes . Made for SWT 2019 by one of the Sue Chefs


review by:
(20 Jul 2019)


Loved this! That whipped mascarpone is to die for! I wasn't sure it was going to whip up into soft peaks, but sure enough - it did. Loved the combo, but I think I'll find many more uses for the whipped mascarpone! Made for SWT 2019 - The Traveling Tastebuds


review by:
(20 Jul 2019)

K9 Owned

We LOVED this version of Strawberries and cream! Thank you so much for posting it. I'll be making it many times in the future. Made for World Tour 2019


review by:
(9 Jul 2019)


I would give this 10 stars. I love strawberries, balsamic vinegar and all the topping ingredients. This is my favorite dish so far this tour.


review by:
(8 Jul 2019)

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