California Giant Stuffed Strawberries

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Apr. 14, 2013

Nothing says warm weather entertaining like a traditional strawberry short cake. I am a lover of finger foods, especially when fresh berries are involved, and this recipe is inspired by one that I saw on CalGiant.com Im taking a traditional strawberry shortcake recipe, and giving it a bite size party twist that makes spring entertaining elegant and simple.

Ingredients

Strawberries 1 Pound
Pound cake 675 Gram
Whipped cream 3 Cup (48 tbs)

Directions

MAKING

1. Whip heavy whipping cream and confectioners sugar together until you have thick high peaks.

2. Using a melon baler, core out the top of each strawberry.

3. Spoon together pound cake and berry compote to make a moist cake batter and use your melon baler to scoop the batter into the strawberries.

SERVING

4.Pat the cake batter into the berries, top with whipped cream and then shave chocolate over the top before serving.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Servings: 12

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 450Calories from Fat 274

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 31 g47.7%

Saturated Fat 18 g90%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 226 mg9.42%

Total Carbohydrates 34 g11.3%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4%

Sugars 20 g

Protein 4 g8%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet