VERIFIED BY Taste of Home Test Kitchen
- 1 cup orange juice
- 2 cups fresh strawberries, hulled
- 2 teaspoons cornstarch
- 3/4 cup white grape juice
- 2 tablespoons seedless strawberry jam
- 2 teaspoons honey
- Whipped topping and orange peel strips, optional
- In a blender, combine orange juice and strawberries; cover and process until smooth. Press mixture through a fine meshed sieve; discard seeds.
- In a large saucepan; combine cornstarch and grape juice until smooth. Stir in strawberry puree and jam. Bring to a boil over medium heat; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened. Reduce heat; add honey. Simmer, uncovered, for 10 minutes.
- Transfer to a bowl; cover and refrigerate until chilled. Garnish with whipped topping and orange peel if desired. Yield: 2-1/4 cups.
Originally published as Strawberry Orange Soup in Cooking for 2 Summer 2007, p57