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Spiced Strawberries

A great way to enjoy fresh Whidbey Island or Skagit strawberries. This recipe calls for balsamic vinegar but we have found that a maple balsamic or a chocolate balsamic vinegar really add a delightful twist.
Course Breakfast
Cuisine American
Keyword breakfast, macerated, parfait, starter, strawberry, sweet
Servings 6
Author Blue Goose Inn Bed & Breakfast


  • 2 cups sliced strawberries
  • 2 Tbsp brown sugar
  • 1 ½ tsp balsamic vinegar (regular, maple or chocolate)
  • 1/8 tsp fresh ground black pepper
  • 2 Tbsp regular or lemon yogurt


  1. In a small bowl, mix brown sugar, balsamic vinegar and pepper.
  2. Gently stir over sliced strawberries.
  3. Allow to sit at room temperature for 30 minutes to macerate.
  4. Serve in individual bowls topped with yogurt.