Amazing Strawberry (Or Blueberry) Shortcake

Recipe by SharleneW
READY IN: 1hr 30mins
SERVES: 8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In small bowl, stir together berries, sugar, and lemon juice.
  • Let sit 30 minutes to an hour.
  • Near serving time, whip 1/2 cup of the heavy cream until soft peaks form.Mix in 2 tablespoons confectioners' sugar.
  • In another bowl, stir mascarpone until smooth. Stir in 3 Tablespoons confectioners' sugar, vanilla and remaining 1/4 cup of the cream.
  • Fold mascarpone mixture into whipped cream mixture.
  • To assemble: Place 2 lady fingers on 8 dessert plates and cover with 2 Tablespoons of strawberries, 2 Tablespoons of mascarpone mixture.
  • Repeat with another lady fingers, laying across in the other direction.
  • Divide remaining strawberries among plates and top with with remaining mascarpone cheese mixture.
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