Three-Fruit Sundae Sauce Recipe
Three-Fruit Sundae Sauce Recipe photo by Taste of Home

Three-Fruit Sundae Sauce Recipe

Publisher Photo
We brought back some from a trip to Wisconsin, and I wanted to make something besides pie. I dreamed up this bright-red sauce that blends rhubarb with strawberries, oranges, cinnamon and lemon peel. It's wonderful over vanilla ice cream. -Sharron Trefren Grand Bay, Alabama
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. Cook: 55 min. + chilling
MAKES:56 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. Cook: 55 min. + chilling
MAKES: 56 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 6 cups chopped fresh rhubarb or frozen rhubarb
  • 2 cups fresh or frozen sweetened sliced strawberries
  • 2 medium navel oranges, peeled and sectioned
  • 1 teaspoon grated lemon peel
  • 3 cups water
  • 1 cinnamon stick (3 inches)
  • Vanilla ice cream

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (2 tablespoons) equals 36 calories, trace fat (trace saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 1 mg sodium, 9 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, trace protein.

Directions

  1. In a large saucepan, combine the sugar, cornstarch, rhubarb, strawberries, oranges and lemon peel until blended. Stir in the water and cinnamon stick. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes.
  2. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, for 50-60 minutes or until thickened. Discard cinnamon stick. Cool. Refrigerate until chilled. Serve over ice cream. Yield: 7 cups.
Editor's Note: If using frozen rhubarb, measure rhubarb while still frozen, then thaw completely. Drain in a colander, but do not press liquid out.
Originally published as Three-Fruit Sundae Sauce in Taste of Home June/July 2004, p29

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (2 tablespoons) equals 36 calories, trace fat (trace saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 1 mg sodium, 9 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, trace protein.

Reviews for Three-Fruit Sundae Sauce

AVERAGE RATING
   (0)
RATING DISTRIBUTION
5 Star
 (0)
4 Star
 (0)
3 Star
 (0)
2 Star
 (0)
1 Star
 (0)
MY REVIEW
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
""
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Sort By :
MY REVIEW
Reviewed May. 29, 2011

"I made this years ago and entered a ice cream contest with the sauce, won first prize and many wanted the recipe, it has been passed on to many over the years. Can also be used over angel food cake or pound cake. A real winner"

Loading Image
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT
 

Contests & Promotions

Contests & Promotions

Follow Us

Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT