You will need:
One pint of fresh strawberries
2-3 tsp. A good quality Modena balsamic vinegar
1-2 tsp. Sugar OR Stevia (natural sugar)
Fresh ground black pepper to taste
Shortcakes or fresh scones
Fresh mint leaves (optional)
Whipped cream-not an option!
After washing your berries, slice up and toss with 2-3 tsp. of balsamic vinegar and sugar. Grind a pinch or two of black pepper (more if preferred taste) and let sit for an hour prior to serving.
At room temperature spoon berry mixture onto shortcake or scone.
Add as much whipped cream as desirable SAVING some for others!
“Should” serve 4.