How to Make Nutella Shortcake

Strawberry shortcake has always been a great treat. It's both fresh and light. But by adding Nutella, you can take this dessert to the next level. Just follow these steps!

Ingredients

  • 1 carton of strawberries
  • 1 sliced banana
  • 1/4 cup of finely crushed graham crackers
  • 1/2 cup of Nutella
  • 1 cup of heavy cream
  • 2 teaspoons of vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoons of sugar
  • 2 teaspoons cocoa powder
  • 1 loaf of shortcake, sliced one inch thick

Steps

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    Wash the strawberries. Cut off the tops and slice them into thick chunks. Cut the banana into slices.
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    Take a plastic bag and fill it with Nutella. Using a pair of scissors, cut the corner of the bag off. Set aside.
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    In a large bowl, combine the heavy cream, sugar, cocoa powder and vanilla extract in a mixer until soft peaks occur.
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    Once the whipped cream is made, gently fold the graham cracker dust into it with a spatula. Be careful not to over mix as this will remove the air from the cream mixture.
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    Place the shortcake slice onto a dessert plate. Arrange the banana slices onto the bread and then pile on the strawberries generously. Using the bag of Nutella, squeeze it out onto the fruit. Spread a thick layer of cream onto the shortcake.
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    Layer, if desired. Serve and enjoy!

Things You'll Need

  • Cutting board and knife
  • Plastic bag (food quality)
  • Large mixing bowl
  • Spatula
  • Dessert plate

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