Friday, July 24, 2015

Classic Strawberry Shortcakes



Shortcakes are the sweet sister to biscuits, and they make an awesome dessert when topped and filled with strawberries and whipped cream.

Ingredients

1
quart (4 cups) strawberries, sliced 
1/4
cup sugar
2 1/3
cups Original Bisquick™ mix
1/2
cup milk
3
tablespoons sugar
3
tablespoons butter or margarine, melted
1/2
cup whipping cream

Directions

  • 1 Heat oven to 425°F. In large bowl, mix strawberries and 1/4 cup sugar; set aside.
  • 2 In medium bowl, stir Bisquick mix, milk, 3 tablespoons sugar and the butter until soft dough forms. On ungreased cookie sheet, drop dough by 6 spoonfuls.
  • 3 Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until golden brown. Meanwhile, in small bowl, beat whipping cream with electric mixer on high speed until soft peaks form.
  • 4 Split warm shortcakes; fill and top with strawberries and whipped cream.