Sweet Cherry Ice-Cream Dessert Sauce

Total Time
Prep 0 mins
Cook 30 mins

Its a tedious job of quartering and pitting cherries,but well worth the stained fingers. Spooned lavishly over ice cream,layered in a parfait, or used to flavor a soda.A touch of almond enhances the sauce. Spoon over a white cake.You will find many uses,I am sure..Enjoy!!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In sauce pan,combine cherries,sugar,1/4 c water and syrup.
  2. Blend cornstarch with 2 tbls water.
  3. Add to cherry mixture.
  4. Cook over low heat,stirring constantly,until thickened.
  5. Stir in lemon juice.
  6. I listed cooking time not the time preparing the cherries.


Most Helpful

I cheated! I used frozen, pitted sweet cherries ... and it turned out great. This is a wonderful sauce to spoon over plain nonfat yogurt (or any other kind of yogurt, or anything else, come to think of it). Simple as can be -- just cherries with a hint of lemon. Thanks for posting this!

KLHquilts September 12, 2007

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