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~ sweet & tart rhubarb sauce ~

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Cassie *
Somewhere, PA

As a child, there was always a bowl of this sauce on my Grams table. It's great as a spread or thin out for a sauce on ice cream...Yum!

(1 rating)
yield 2 cups
prep time 5 Min
cook time 10 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For ~ sweet & tart rhubarb sauce ~

  • 2 c
    rhubarb, cut into 1/2 inch pieces
  • 1/3 c
    sugar or to taste
  • 4 - 5 Tbsp
  • 5
    drops, red food coloring - optional

How To Make ~ sweet & tart rhubarb sauce ~

  • 1
    In a medium saucepan, bring all ingredients to a boil, reduce heat to simmer. Stir and cook until tender. Taste and adjust sugar to taste. Add more water if desiring a thinner consistency. This is a great spread for bread, ice cream topping, etc. was a staple in my home as a child. Yum!