More Great Recipes: Cake | Dessert

Scrumptious Strawberry Shortcake

User Avatar
Member since 2007
Got a question about this recipe?
Use our BakeBot Ai Chat for instant answers.
No Video

Serves 4 | Prep Time 25 min | Cook Time 20 min

Why I Love This Recipe

"Shortcake made from scratch with butter and cream is topped with sugared strawberries."

Ingredients You'll Need

1 cup all-purpose flour
1 tablespoon and 1 teaspoon
white sugar
1-1/4 teaspoons baking powder
1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar
1/3 cup butter 3 tablespoons and 1-3/4
teaspoons heavy cream
1/3 egg, beaten
1 cup sliced fresh strawberries
1 tablespoon white sugar


Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

In a large bowl, mix flour, 1/4 cup sugar, baking powder and cream of tartar.

Cut in butter with pastry blender or two knives. Stir in cream and egg.

Turn out onto a lightly floured surface and knead 2 minutes.

Press into a half-inch thick sheet.

Cut into squares.

Place on baking sheets.

Bake in preheated oven 20 minutes, or until golden.

Sprinkle 3 tablespoons sugar over sliced berries.

Let shortcakes cool before splitting and filling with sugared berries.

Questions, Comments & Reviews

'CHEF' the Film Cookbook: Recipes from El Jefe
By CHEF the Film

7 Recipes

Disney's Tinker Bell Secret of the Wings Cookbook
By BakeSpace Fairies

6 Recipes

The Official "Burnt" Movie Cookbook
By Burnt Movie Cookbook

7 Recipes

Mixed Berry Tart
Mixed Berry Tart
Slutty Brownies
Slutty Brownies
Torta Cubana
Torta Cubana
Hi, I'm BakeBot!

Got cooking questions? I've got answers!

For a customized chat, select response style: Home Cook, Pro Cook, or Adventurous (with a side of sass)

I can also help modify any recipe on BakeSpace.

Ask away!
Want to create a recipe? Try our BakeBot AI Recipe Maker!