A filling that can be used for cakes. You can substitute any berry you like: blueberry, strawberry, pear, or blackberry. A filling with endless possibilities! I use this in a variety of cakes and its always a hit! It will be enough for 1 cake or 12 cupcakes.
- 4 cups raspberries
- ¾ cup white sugar
- 1 cup water, divided
- 1 ½ teaspoons lemon juice
- 2 tablespoons cornstarch
Combine raspberries, sugar, 3/4 cup water, and lemon juice in a saucepan; bring to a boil. Reduce heat to medium-low and simmer until reduced, 15 to 20 minutes. Remove saucepan from heat and strain through a fine-mesh strainer into a bowl. Pour mixture back into the saucepan.n
Mix remaining water and cornstarch together in a bowl until dissolved; add to raspberry mixture. Bring mixture to a boil; cook, stirring occasionally, until thickened, about 5 minutes. Cool filling in refrigerator, at least 30 minutes.n
Prep time: 10 mins / Cooking time: 20 mins / Total time: 1 hr
Serving: 12 / Yield: 12 servings
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