Kirschsosse (Cherry Sauce)

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Total Time
35mins
Prep
20 mins
Cook
15 mins

The wine-like flavor of cherry in a spicy sauce. Traditionally served with Dampfnudeln or Steamed Sweet Dumplings. Could go over any bread like dessert or cooled down as a jam. Recipe dates from the mid 1960's and comes from my grandmother's recipe box.

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Simmer in a covered saucepan the cherry filling, cloves and cinnamon for 5 minutes.
  2. Remove from the heat, remove the cloves and sieve mixture over another saucepan. Force cherries through and set aside the cherry mixture.
  3. Mix together in a bowl the sugar, cornstarch, and salt. Mix until smooth.
  4. Add 4 tsp cold water and the corn syrup. Mix until smooth.
  5. Add sugar mixture to hot cherry mixture. Bring to a boil and boil for 3 minutes stiring gently.
  6. Remove from heat and mix in remaining ingredients.
  7. Serve hot.