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Strawberry Shortcake

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Ingredients
  Fresh strawberries 1 Quart
  Sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Sugar 2 Tablespoon
  Baking powder 3 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Shortening 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Milk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Butter/Margarine 1 Tablespoon, softened
  Sweetened whipped cream 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Adjust Quantity As Needed)
Directions

Slice strawberries; sprinkle with 1 cup sugar and let stand 1 hour.
Heat oven to 450°.
Grease round layer pan, 8 X 1 1/2 inches.
Stir together flour, 2 tablespoons sugar, the baking powder and salt.
Cut in shortening thoroughly until mixture is crumbly.
Stir in milk just until blended.
Pat dough in pan.
Bake until golden brown, 15 to 20 minutes.
Split layer crosswise while hot.
Spread with butter; fill and top with whipped cream and sweetened berries.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Ingredient: 
Strawberry

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