Apricot Berry Shortcake Recipe
- 1 cup fresh raspberries and/or blackberries
- 1 tablespoon sugar
- Dash ground nutmeg
- 1/4 cup apricot jam
- 1 teaspoon butter
- Dash salt
- 2 individual round sponge cakes
- Whipped cream
- 1. In a small bowl, combine the berries, sugar and nutmeg. Cover and refrigerate for 1 hour.
- 2. In a small saucepan, cook and stir the jam, butter and salt over low heat until butter is melted. In a microwave, warm the sponge cakes on high for 20 seconds; place on serving plates. Top with berry mixture and drizzle with apricot sauce. Top with a dollop of whipped cream. Yield: 2 servings.
1 shortcake equals 253 calories, 4 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 33 mg cholesterol, 283 mg sodium, 54 g carbohydrate, 4 g fiber, 2 g protein.
Reviews for Apricot Berry Shortcake
"I had some shortcake to use, so I decided to try this "recipe". I didn't like the nutmeg with the blackberries. The idea for the apricot sauce was good, but it was just missing something."
Sweet White Wine
Enjoy this recipe with a sweet white wine such as Moscato or a sweet Riesling.