Dawn NoltAuthorDawn NoltCategory, Tags, DifficultyBeginnerRating

Every summer my mom made shortcake and we savored every bite of this delightful dessert complete with a warm strawberry sauce made from the fresh strawberries picked in our garden.

Yields12 Servings
Cook Time30 mins

 2 Nature's Yoke duck eggs
 1 cup sugar
 1 cup milk
 1 tsp vanilla
 2 ½ cups all-purpose flour
 2 tsp baking powder
 ½ tsp salt
 2 tbsp melted butter
Strawberry Sauce
 6 cups crushed, fresh strawberries
 ½ cup sugar
 3 tbsp cornstarch

1

Preheat oven to 375 F.

2

Beat duck eggs; add sugar, milk and vanilla. Stir in dry ingredients and add melted butter.

3

Pour batter in a greased 9x13 baking dish. Bake for 25-30 minutes, or until toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. (The top of the cake should just start to brown.)

4

Serve warm with strawberry sauce and milk.

Strawberry Sauce
5

Pour crushed strawberries into a medium skillet and heat over medium-high heat.

6

Combine sugar and cornstarch; stir into strawberries. Heat strawberry sauce until it begins to boil, stirring constantly. Boil one minute. Remove from heat and serve over warm shortcake.

Ingredients

 2 Nature's Yoke duck eggs
 1 cup sugar
 1 cup milk
 1 tsp vanilla
 2 ½ cups all-purpose flour
 2 tsp baking powder
 ½ tsp salt
 2 tbsp melted butter
Strawberry Sauce
 6 cups crushed, fresh strawberries
 ½ cup sugar
 3 tbsp cornstarch

Directions

1

Preheat oven to 375 F.

2

Beat duck eggs; add sugar, milk and vanilla. Stir in dry ingredients and add melted butter.

3

Pour batter in a greased 9x13 baking dish. Bake for 25-30 minutes, or until toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. (The top of the cake should just start to brown.)

4

Serve warm with strawberry sauce and milk.

Strawberry Sauce
5

Pour crushed strawberries into a medium skillet and heat over medium-high heat.

6

Combine sugar and cornstarch; stir into strawberries. Heat strawberry sauce until it begins to boil, stirring constantly. Boil one minute. Remove from heat and serve over warm shortcake.

Strawberry Shortcake