Homemade Strawberry Glaze

By February 14, 2017March 26th, 2019Baking, Cooking, Dessert, Home Page Categories, Home Recipes, Sweet Treats

Perfect for Strawberry Pie, Cheesecake, spoon over ice cream, or Tarts, this Homemade Strawberry Glaze is a must make! You can even put it on brownies or cake!

Homemade Strawberry Glaze - with just 3 ingredients and less than 15 minutes, you can have fresh strawberry topping for desserts or ice cream! You won't want to miss this recipe! Be sure to save it your Recipe Board!

Strawberries are my favorite fruit, not only because they are delicious, but they are also so versatile. There are endless desserts you can make with them! And they are also perfect on salads too. Recently, after I made this Homemade Strawberry Glaze to go on top of the Chocolate Chip Strawberry Pizza, I knew it was a recipe to keep around. The recipe goes together quickly and can be used on a variety of your baked treats.

Homemade Strawberry Glaze | Recipe on HoosierHomemade.com

Depending on how chunky you want your glaze, and how you plan on using it, you can put it through a sieve or the food processor. We used the food processor because it was quicker, and it worked great. Just make sure you do this after the mixture is cooked and put together.

Homemade Strawberry Glaze | Recipe on HoosierHomemade.com

With just a few simple ingredients, you can make your own Homemade Strawberry Glaze. First, you will need Strawberries (of course), then cornstarch for thickening, sugar for flavor, water to thin it a bit, and the food coloring is optional (I used it).

Homemade Strawberry Glaze | Recipe on HoosierHomemade.com

You can use this Homemade Strawberry Glaze on these desserts…

Strawberry Desserts with Glaze | on HoosierHomemade.com

Chocolate Chip Strawberry Pizza | Strawberry Tarts | Strawberry Pie

Homemade Strawberry Glaze

Homemade Strawberry Glaze

Yield: 2 cups
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 3 minutes
Total Time: 13 minutes

This Strawberry Glaze is perfect for Pie, Ice Cream, Cheesecake and more. Recipe on HoosierHomemade.com


  • 1 cup fresh Strawberries, cleaned and mashed
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 3/4 cup water
  • Few drops Red Food Coloring, optional


  1. Mash the Strawberries and set aside
  2. In a saucepan, combine sugar and cornstarch
  3. Stir in water and mashed berries
  4. Bring to a boil, stirring constantly
  5. Stir in food coloring if desired
  6. Cook and stir 3 minutes until thick
  7. Remove from heat and transfer to bowl, cool 10-15 minutes
  8. If strawberries are not smooth, you can either put them through a sieve and smash them or use the food processor.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 16 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 58Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 1mgCarbohydrates: 15gFiber: 0gSugar: 13gProtein: 0g
Where would you use this glaze? Do you make any other flavors?


Affiliate links used.

Join the discussion 87 Comments

Leave a Reply

Quick Recipes

Skip to Recipe

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.