Ice Cream with Marinated Strawberries

A sweet citrus marinade infuses fresh strawberries with fantastic flavor that tastes great with creamy ice cream.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 2 hr 15 min
  • Servings 8

Ingredients

1
quart (4 cups) fresh strawberries
1/2
cup powdered sugar
1/4
cup orange-flavored liqueur or orange juice
1
quart strawberry or vanilla ice cream
  • 1 Cut strawberries in half; place in large bowl. Sprinkle with powdered sugar and liqueur; stir gently. Cover and refrigerate about 2 hours.
  • 2 Spoon strawberries over ice cream.

Expert Tips

Try this recipe with raspberries or frozen yogurt.

Choose plump strawberries that are red all over, and wash them just before using.

A mint leaf and orange-peel curls add a finishing touch to this summer dessert.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
210
(
Calories from Fat
70),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
8g
8%
(Saturated Fat
5g,
5%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
30mg
30%;
Sodium
60mg
60%;
Total Carbohydrate
32g
32%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
  Sugars
26g
26%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
6%;
Vitamin C
70%;
Calcium
10%;
Iron
2%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 1 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.