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Breakfast Strawberry Shortcake

Breakfast Strawberry Shortcake is a twist on the classic dessert, specifically designed to be had in the morning. This breakfast version takes the familiar flavours of strawberries, cream and cakes and transforms them into a delicious breakfast treat. This easy strawberry shortcake recipe uses English muffins instead of the traditional cakes.

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Now is the time to head out and get your fresh berries to use in your breakfast, lunch and dinners. Adding berries to any meal will make it a flavourful meal anyone will enjoy.

History of Strawberry Shortcake

Strawberry shortcake is believed to evolve from English and American biscuit based desserts. The term shortcake refers to a type of sweet biscuit or scone made with butter or shortening that gives it a crumbly texture.

Earlier versions were made layering the sweet biscuit and adding strawberry and whipped cream between layers. Later versions were still made with a sweet biscuit or a sponge cake with strawberries and cream toppings.

In the 19th century, strawberries became more available and making it become a popular dessert for picnics and strawberry festivals.

No Bake Strawberry Shortcake Recipe

No Bake Strawberry Shortcake is a variation of the traditional dessert that does not require baking. It offers an easier and quicker way to enjoy the flavours of the classic treat. It is often made using ladyfingers and layered with berries and cream.

This no bake strawberry shortcake recipe is a refreshing and easy to make breakfast, perfect for hot summer days, or when you want a quick and easy meal in the morning.

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Strawberry Breakfast Recipe

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. It starts your day with the nutrients, minerals and vitamins to get you going in the morning.

Here are a few ideas for creating a Strawberry Breakfast recipe:

Whether enjoyed on a leisurely weekend morning or for a special treat to change up morning meals. This strawberry breakfast recipe is a delightful way to infuse the essence of the beloved dessert. It’s a celebration of strawberries, cream and cake in a morning friendly version, ensuring you have a delightful start to your day.

Breakfast Strawberry Shortcake

This strawberry shortcake can be served for a special breakfast on Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day or at a family brunch.

  • Prep time: 10 minutes
  • Total time: 20 minutes
  • Makes: 4

Ingredients

  • 4 English muffins
  • 1.5 cups of frozen sliced strawberries
  • Whipping cream
  • Strawberries to top

How to make a Breakfast Strawberry Shortcake

1. On low, cook strawberries in a pot for 10 minutes stirring frequently. You will be left with a thick mixture that has a bit of natural syrup.

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2. Toast English muffins and top with strawberry mix.

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3. Top with some whipping cream and additional strawberry.

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Breakfast Strawberry Shortcake

Lyne Proulx
Breakfast Strawberry Shortcake is a twist on the classic dessert. This no bake strawberry shortcake recipe is easy to make for breakfast.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Course Breakfast
Cuisine American, Canadian
Servings 4
Calories 257 kcal

Equipment

  • 1 Toaster
  • 1 Pot

Ingredients
  

  • 4 English muffins
  • 1.5 cups frozen sliced strawberries
  • 8 tbsp Whipping cream to your liking
  • 4 Strawberries sliced, to top

Instructions
 

  • On low, cook strawberries in a pot for 10 minutes stirring frequently. You will be left with a thick mixture that has a bit of natural syrup.
  • Toast English muffins and top with strawberry mix.
  • Top with some whipping cream and additional strawberry.

Nutrition

Calories: 257kcalCarbohydrates: 32gProtein: 6gFat: 12gSaturated Fat: 7gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 34mgSodium: 273mgPotassium: 204mgFiber: 3gSugar: 4gVitamin A: 449IUVitamin C: 39mgCalcium: 60mgIron: 1mg
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Lyne Proulx
Lyne Proulxhttps://ottawamommyclub.ca/
Lyne Proulx is a Certified WEBB Bodywork Pet Practitioner, Certified Infant Massage Instructor (CIMI), Certified Professional Wedding Consultant, and an Event Planner. She loves all things Disney and is an avid teaholic and chocoholic. She coordinated the Annual Infant Information Day/Early Years Expo for the City of Ottawa for 8 years. She was the Queen B of the BConnected Conference, Canada's Digital Influencer and social media Conference in Ottawa and Toronto. She was also the co-chair of the Navan for Kraft Hockeyville 2009-2011 committee that organized five community events within 6 months, and helped Navan reach the top 10 finalists in Canada. In April 2011, she received the City of Ottawa Mayor's City Builder Award.

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  1. This looks like a yummy breakfast I never thought of using English muffins to make strawberry shortcake such aa awesome idea Thank you

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