When to Add Sugar to Strawberries

Strawberries at their peak are sweet, but sometimes they need a little extra sugar. Emily Luchetti, executive pastry chef of Waterbar and Farallon, outlines when the berries should get a kick. She also recommends using a little lemon or salt to make their flavors even more intense in desserts.

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