Sometimes there are days that you crave for something to eat, well today I would say I’m craving Strawberry Shortcake. In the web or in different pastry shops there are different types and on how they make their Strawberry Shortcake. I’ll share to you what my favorite is. It’s the Classic Strawberry Shortcake. Doing it your own at home or just visiting a pastry shop it does not matter, well it still is delicious and healthy unless there are fake strawberries.
Let’s have a brief look back on what strawberry shortcake is. We don’t know exactly when the first strawberry shortcake was made. We know it goes back as far as 1850. We know that shortcake has been around at least since Shakespeare. It was mentioned in his play, The Merry Wives of Windsor. A European recipe book in 1594 had a recipe for Short Cakes. Shortcake is a European invention that goes back at least to the late 1500’s. As with many classic dishes, when the timing is right, the dish becomes a national favorite.
Next page is a guide on how to make a Classic Strawberry Shortcake.