Triple Berry Shortcakes

Berry time is shortcake time! Here's a quick and easy version.

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 10 min
  • Servings 6

Ingredients

1
pint (2 cups) strawberries, sliced
1
cup raspberries
1
cup blueberries
1/3
cup sugar
1/4
cup raspberry- or orange-flavored liqueur or orange juice
6
sponge shortcake cups
1 1/2
cups lemon sorbet or sherbet
  • 1 Toss berries, sugar and liqueur. Let stand 1 hour.
  • 2 Top each shortcake cup with sorbet and berries.

Expert Tips

Use blackberries, chopped peaches or papaya, or sliced kiwifruit for part of the fruit.

Many flavors of sorbet, sherbet or ice cream are delicious with these shortcakes. Try orange or raspberry sherbet or peach sorbet. French vanilla or strawberry ice cream are a good choice as well.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
200
(
Calories from Fat
10),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
1g
1%
(Saturated Fat
0g,
0%
),
Cholesterol
40mg
40%;
Sodium
15mg
15%;
Total Carbohydrate
50g
50%
(Dietary Fiber
5g
5%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
2%;
Vitamin C
76%;
Calcium
2%;
Iron
4%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 2 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
 
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.