An irresistible homemade strawberry sauce using fresh strawberries is the perfect way to add a sweet and tangy twist to your favorite dessert recipes and the best part is requires only 5 ingredients and a few minutes cooking time.
Heat the sliced berries, the sugar, the water and the lemon juice in a saucepan until the sugar dissolves. Stir constantly.
Bring to a boil and boil for 3 minutes. Use a potato masher or the back of a large spoon to smash the strawberries.
Transfer the strawberry sauce to a covered bowl, glass or plastic container before refrigerating. Keep refrigerated until needed.
This homemade strawberry sauce is a perfect cheesecake topping for homemade or store bought cheesecake desserts.