BEST strawberry shortcake- NO biscuits or store bought mixes?!
Basic Yellow Cake Recipe
Yield: Two 9-inch Cake Rounds
?2 cups cake flour
?2 teaspoons baking powder
?1/2 teaspoon salt
?1/2 cup butter, softened
?1 cup sugar
?3 large eggs, room temperature
?2 teaspoons vanilla
?3/4 cup milk
Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour 2 9-inch cake pans.
In bowl, combine flour, baking powder, and salt with a wire whisk.
Cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in eggs, one at a time. Add vanilla and mix until completely combines. Slowly add flour alternately with milk. At end of addition batter should be smooth. Divide between 2 pans.
Bake Yellow Cake Recipe for 20 to 25 minutes. Cool 5 minutes in pan, then invert onto a rack and cool completely
Bisquick has an excellent recipe for shortcake, quick and simple and extremely good. Try it. I've used it exclusively for over 40 years for my shortcake.
:] Happy Eeatz :]