UR Recipes: Strawberry Bruschetta

July 23, 2014 |  by  |  UR Home, UR Recipes

Satisfy your sweet tooth with this tasty treat! This strawberry bruschetta recipe can be served as an appetizer or dessert. Either way, prepare for your guests to become obsessed with this recipe.



4 thick slices whole wheat bread
6 tablespoons light brown sugar
1 teaspoon grated lemon zest
2 teaspoons lemon juice
3 cups sliced or diced hulled strawberries
4 tablespoons mascarpone (Italian cream cheese)


Toast bread. Meanwhile, heat a large skillet over high heat. Add sugar, lemon zest and lemon juice and cook, stirring, until the sugar melts and the mixture begins to bubble, 30 seconds to 1 minute. Add strawberries and stir until juices begin to exude and the berries are heated through, 30 seconds to 1 minute more. Spread 1 tablespoon mascarpone on each piece of toast. Top with the warm berries.


[photo: zosia cooks]

Simone M. Beckom is a writer from Southern California with a passion for fashion and beauty. What drives her most is her desire to continue to hone her craft as a writer and remain nothing less than an excellent wordsmith.

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