Mixed Berry Shortcake

Mixed Berry Shortcake
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Poppy seed and lemon add a new twist to an old favorite.
20 min
Prep Time
30 min
Total Time
6 servings

Ingredients

Shortcake

2 cups
all-purpose flour
1/4 cup
sugar
1 tablespoon
baking powder
1 tablespoon
poppy seed
1/2 teaspoon
salt
2 teaspoons
freshly grated lemon zest
2/3 cup
cold Land O Lakes® Butter, cut into chunks
3/4 cup
buttermilk*

Berries

1 cup
fresh strawberries, hulled, halved
1 cup
fresh raspberries
1 cup
fresh blackberries
1/4 cup
sugar
3 tablespoons
water
2 tablespoons
light rum**

Topping

Land O Lakes® Heavy Whipping Cream, whipped, sweetened, if desired
 
*Substitute 2 teaspoons vinegar or lemon juice plus enough milk to equal 3/4 cup. Let stand 5 minutes.
**Substitute 1/4 teaspoon rum extract.

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 425°F.
  2. Combine all shortcake ingredients except butter and buttermilk in bowl. Cut in butter with pastry blender or fork until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Stir in buttermilk just until moistened.
  3. Turn dough onto lightly floured surface; knead 1 minute or until smooth. Roll out dough to 3/4-inch thickness. Cut into 6 (3-inch) biscuits. Place 1 inch apart onto ungreased baking sheet. Bake 10-14 minutes or until lightly browned.
  4. Combine all berry ingredients in bowl. Cover; refrigerate until serving time.
  5. Split each shortcake in half; place each bottom half onto individual dessert plate. Spoon about 3 tablespoons berries over each bottom half of shortcake; top with remaining shortcake halves. Top each with 2 tablespoons berries and sweetened whipped cream, if desired.

Recipe Tips

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Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories
280
Cholesterol
0mg
Carbohydrates
34g
Protein
4g
Fat
14g
Sodium
250mg
Dietary Fiber
3g

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