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How to Sweeten Up Under Ripe or Sour Strawberries

Under ripe Strawberries? Don't throw them out! Use this simple trick to sweeten up those sour, white/green strawberries!
4 from 7 votes
Prep Time 10 mins
Total Time 10 mins
Course Fruits
Servings 1 pound


  • 1 pound strawberries
  • 1 tablespoon sugar


  • Wash, clean, hull and cut (half or quarter) strawberries.
  • In a medium bowl, combine berries with sugar. Mix until sugar is completely dissolved.
  • Store covered in the refrigerator for a few hours or overnight.
  • Enjoy your sweet, juicy strawberries!