Yum. This refreshing dessert uses fresh berries, mascarpone and granulated sugar — perfect on a hot summer day.
- 1 pint mixed berries (raspberries, blackberries, strawberries or blueberries will work)
- 1Tb coarse sugar
- 2/3 cup whipped mascarpone cheese
- Juice from 1/2 lemon
- Finely sliced mint if you have some in the garden!
Gently wash berries and set aside.
Whip mascarpone cheese with the lemon juice.
Toss berries in sugar and divide into 4 martini glasses.
Top each with spoonfuls of mascarpone cheese and the mint if available.