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Reserve a few strawberries for garnish and quarter the rest.
Crush enough of the remaining strawberries with a potato masher to make 1 1/4 cups mashed strawberries. Stir in 1/4 cup sugar and lemon juice. Set aside.
In a small sauce pan stir together 1/4 cup sugar and the gelatin. Add water and cook over low heat until sugar and gelatin dissolve, stirring constantly. Remove from heat and cool.
Stir gelatin mixture into strawberries. Chill until thickened to the consistency of maple syrup. stirring occasionally (about 1 hour). Remove from refrigerator.
When gelatin is partially set (consistency of egg whites), fold in the beaten egg whites.
Source: Better Homes and Gardens New Cookbook.
By Stephanie from Hillsboro, OR