Fresh Berry Topping

Photo: Iain Bagwell; Styling: Caroline M. Cunningham

 

Use this sweet topper as the crown jewel on a purchased or homemade cheesecake. (Visit southernliving.com/cheesecake for recipes.) Also use the fruit over pancakes or ice cream.

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Ingredients

4 cups assorted fresh berries, pitted cherries, or sliced strawberries
Store-bought or homemade cheesecake
1/2 cup seedless blackberry jam
1/4 cup orange liqueur
Garnish: fresh mint

Preparation

Arrange fruit over cheesecake. Stir together blackberry jam and orange liqueur; drizzle over fruit. Garnish, if desired.

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Tasia Malakasis,

November 2013