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Individual Shortcakes with Fresh Cherry Sauce

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Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

This offers a nice spin on the traditional strawberry shortcake - it's made with cherries instead!

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
6 servings
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

1/4 C. sugar
4 tsp. cornstarch
1/4 tsp. salt
1/3 C. water
2 C. pitted sweet cherries, halved
2 tsp. lemon juice
Six 2-1/2-inch warm biscuit shortcakes, split
heavy or light cream

How to Make Individual Shortcakes with Fresh Cherry Sauce

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a saucepan, mix sugar, cornstarch, salt and water. Cook and stir until thickened and smooth. Add cherries and bring to a boil. Remove from heat and stir in lemon juice. Spoon between and over split shortcakes in bowls. Pour on cream. If desired, sprinkle with cinnamon or nutmeg. Serve at once.

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About Individual Shortcakes with Fresh Cherry Sauce

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom