3 qt. whole strawberries1/3 c. sugar3 tbsp. lemon juice2 1/2 c. sugar
Place berries in saucepan. Sift the 1/2 cup sugar over berries. Add lemon juice. Let set overnight. Next morning, add 2 1/2 cups sugar. Heat to boiling and boil 7 minutes. Pour in jars and seal.