Strawberry Shortcake

Today is Strawberry Shortcake Day. That’s right, an entire day to celebrate the scrumptious summertime dessert. My daughter and I share a fanatical love of strawberries and the juicy berries are abundant and delicious this time of year in the central coast of California. So, I thought it only proper to create a shortcake recipe using the Ankarsrum mixer.

I must admit that I was skeptical using the Ankarsrum. You can’t use cold butter with the whipping bowl and whisks. No cutting in the cold butter? How could I get the desired texture in my shortcake? A little testing and tasting proved it possible. A quick whirl with the dry ingredients and the butter didn’t get too mixed in.

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My Favorite Yeast Bread Recipe

Over the years I’ve tried so many yeast bread recipes and I find myself coming back to this one. From sandwich bread to hamburger buns, pizza crust and baguette loaves, this is a family favorite I’m sure you will love.

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Ankarsrum Original and Deluxe Package

The Ankarsrum Original Kitchen Machine is the result of over 70 years of Swedish innovation.  It became available in the United States in the 1980s.  Beautifully crafted from chrome and steel, the mixer houses a 600 watt motor that efficiently tackles a variety of baking and cooking needs; making it indispensable for any cook.  Continue reading Ankarsrum Original and Deluxe Package