Strawberry Shortcake

Strawberry shortcake is known in nearly every part of the country, but not every part of the country knows the same thing. In the Northeast, unsweetened biscuits are its traditional foundation; in the South, sweet cake rules. Sponge cake sometimes is used instead of shortcake, and it’s even possible to make it on the stump of a muffin. The common denominators are strawberries, most often mixed with sugar to soften and create a thick syrup, and whipped cream or whipped topping.

Restaurants With This Dish

Matthews Cafeteria

TUCKER, GA

Chicken Place

JOHNSTON, SC

In a clear plastic cup, ice cream is topped with swirls of hot fudge and caramel, pecan halves, and a maraschino cherry
LeDuc’s Frozen Custard

WALES, WI

Harraseeket Lobster

FREEPORT, ME

Eagles Nest

BREWER, ME

Grilled grouper steak sits atop roasted turnips in a golden pool of saffron-citrus butter
Frog Hollow Tavern

AUGUSTA, GA

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