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Fresh Berry Topping

  • Yield: 2 cups


  • 1 pound fresh strawberries, washed and hulled
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup fresh-squeezed orange juice
  • 1 teaspoon orange zest


  • Slice strawberries into 1/4-inch slices and place in a mixing bowl.
  • In a saucepan combine the sugar, orange juice, and orange zest and bring to a boil over medium heat. Stir with a wooden spoon to dissolve sugar.
  • Once syrup is at a rolling boil, remove from the heat and pour over the sliced strawberries. Let sit while cooking waffles.
  • Serve over waffles.