I wanted a quick an easy yet delicious way of tempting fruit back into my nieces diet. With the fantastic selection of berries available this summer I couldn't resist trying this which actually my nan used to make for us as kids...
And they didn't resist
This can also be used with a mixture of berries, we also like to add raspberries
Sift Flour, rub in butter until like breadcrumbs.
Stir in sugar, milk and essence.
make into a dough
Knead well into soft dough.
Roll out dough approx 1/2 inch thick
Use cookie cutters to approx 2 1/2 inch diameter
Place onto a pre greased baking tray
Bake for Approx 20 mins
mix marscapone and icing sugar
top 6 shortcakes with marscapone
top with another shortcake
dust with a little icing sugar
Pre heat oven gas 3-4, fan oven 150 conventional 170
Create the assembly of dessert close to serving otherwise the cookies may soften if left too long
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