Make dessert time special with our delicious Shortcake Recipe. Our Shortcake Recipe includes instructions on how it can be served with strawberries too!
What You Need
Original recipe yields 4 servings
1 cup flour
2 tsp. baking powder
1/4 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. cream of tartar
1/4 cup sugar, divided
1/4 cup cold butter, cut into small pieces
1/3 cup milk
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Let's Make It
Heat oven to 450°F.
Combine first 4 ingredients in medium bowl; stir in 3 Tbsp. sugar.
Cut in butter with pastry blender or 2 knives until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Add milk; stir with fork just until mixture forms soft dough.
Place on lightly floured surface; gently pat into 8x4-inch rectangle with floured hands. Cut into 4 pieces with floured sharp knife.
Place, 2 inches apart, on baking sheet; sprinkle with remaining sugar.
Bake 20 to 25 min. or until golden brown. Cool.
Dessert can be a part of a balanced diet, but remember to keep tabs on portions.
Strawberry Shortcake Recipe
Toss 1 cup sliced strawberries with additional 2 Tbsp. sugar. Refrigerate until ready to serve. Meanwhile, prepare shortcakes as directed; cool completely. To assemble desserts, split shortcakes horizontally in half. Spoon strawberries onto bottom halves of shortcakes; top with thawed COOL WHIP Whipped Topping. Cover with tops of shortcakes.
How to Note
This recipe can easily be doubled.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 12g
Saturated Fat 7g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 38g
Dietary Fiber less than 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.