Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Easy Fancy Strawberry Shortcake

Easy Fancy Strawberry Shortcake
Today I will show you how I made this easy fancy strawberry shortcake.  I am not going to give you a recipe just assembly instructions.  I used a white cake mix for the shortcake and prepared as directed on box.  I took equal parts whipped cream and vanilla icing whipped together and spooned that into the center of the cake.  I have placed whole cherries and then sliced up strawberries on top of that.  I then took a ready-made strawberry pie glaze and drizzled that on top of the fruit.  Then I garnished with mint leaves and strawberry blossoms.   

Nordic Ware Marianne Pan

Here is the cake pan I used to make my cake.  It is a Nordic Ware pan, the Marianne pan.  I found mine at a consignment store.  It has that nice basket weave pattern on the sides that works perfectly with shortcake.  

Easy Fancy Strawberry Shortcake
Strawberry season is one of my favorite times of the year to bake.  I love using the fruit to garnish and style food.  Do you like strawberry season like me?

Sherry

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6 comments:

Angelina PeoniesandOrangeBlossoms said...

This does seem pretty easy! I confess sometimes I'm too lazy to make the shortcake and just eat strawberries and whipped cream!

Mary said...

Gorgeous Sherry! I have that pan and now I'm craving a beautiful strawberry shortcake!

Kim said...

Sherry, this is almost too pretty to eat!

Denise said...

This is a beautiful cake, Sherry, and a beautiful post yesterday too. I'm sure you and your family enjoyed this delicious creation with strawberries and cream. Yes, I do love strawberry season; fresh strawberries are hard to beat. :)

Have a great day!

Hugs,

Denise at Forest Manor

Sarah said...

Beautiful cake! I love strawberry shortcake, but have never used a special pan. The way you arranged the berries with the little flowers and mint leaves makes this look like a boquet.

Pinky said...

YUM!!!! I love strawberry shoetcake and this one looks delicious!!! Thanks for sharing this!

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