Strawberry Shortcake: for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception
1 1/4 c. flour
3 tbsp. sugar
1/2 c. cold butter
add a tiny bit ice water if too dry
bake in a 325º oven for 25-30 min. or until just brown at edges.
cook down a cup or 1 1/2 c. strawberries with 1 c. sugar
strain (save syrup for pancakes!)
Top shortbread with strawberries and real whipped cream!