FlourChild's Recipes

Strawberry Shortcake

Categories: Desserts  
Submitted by:Bethany Meierdiercks
Prep time: 10 min
Cook time: 25 min
Total time: 35 min


2/3 cupsugar
1/4 cupshortening
1 lgegg, room temperature
1 tspvanilla extract
1/4 tspsalt
1 1/2 cupall purpose flour
2 tspbaking powder
1/2 cupmilk
1 1/2 qtfresh strawberries
whipping cream


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease 8" square glass pan
  2. In a bowl, cream sugar and shortening. Add egg and vanilla; beat well.
  3. Combine dry ingredients and add alternately with milk to the creamed mixture.
  4. Spread in a greased 8-in. square baking pan. Bake at 350° for 20-25 minutes. Cool on wire rack.
  5. Serve with whipped cream and fresh strawberries sliced


Can substitute shortening with softened butter