Handheld Strawberry ShortcakesHandheld Strawberry Shortcakes

Hi everyone, it’s Dana from This Silly Girl’s Life back again with another yummy guest post! I love berries anyway you will give them to me but one of my favorite desserts is a strawberry shortcake. Now, I’ve seen strawberry shortcakes many ways before and believe me they all look delicious! I wanted to make one that was a little different and handheld Strawberry shortcake it is! How fun!

Handheld Strawberry Shortcakes

Handheld Strawberry Shortcakes Recipe

The best part is these are super easy and even kids can help make them with you in the kitchen!

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Taking a classic twinkie, cutting them in half and piling high fresh strawberries and cream, pouring a vanilla candy coating over the whole thing and bam! Great as a snack or for a fun picnic!

Ingredients

Strawberry syrup:
5 strawberries, large chop stew removed
2/3 Cup water
3 Tbls granulated sugar
Shortcake Assembly:
1 box Twinkies
5 strawberries, sliced
1/2 tsp vanilla extract or paste
4 oz whipped topping
vanilla candiquick
sprinkles (optional)

Step by Step Directions

Make the strawberry syrup first by placing all the ingredients in a sauce pot over medium heat.

Make the strawberry syrup first by placing all the ingredients in a sauce pot over medium heat.

Let simmer for 10 minutes, take off the heat and strain through a fine mesh colander, gently crushing the berries to get all the juice out. Set aside.

Let simmer for 10 minutes, take off the heat and strain through a fine mesh colander, gently crushing the berries to get all the juice out. Set aside.

Slice the remaining strawberries and place in a bowl,