Marinated Strawberries & Ice Cream

1 pint strawberries, sliced

1/2 cup Espresso or Dark Chocolate Balsamic Vinegar

1 teaspoon sugar (optional)

Ice cream, regular or lactose-free

In a medium bowl, place the strawberries, balsamic vinegar, and sugar if the berries aren't very sweet in a small bowl.  Marinate 1/2 hour, gently mixing 2-3 times.

Serve the strawberries and juice over ice cream or pound cake.

Serves 4.

*Vegetarian, vegan