Strawberry Shortcake #2
Thick slices of sponge cake
Vanilla ice cream,
or chilled sweetened whipped cream
How to put together a strawberry shortcake: a thick slice of cake split horizontally in half, placed on a serving plate with strawberries and strawberry juice between the 2 sides, the whole thing topped with ice cream or whipped cream.
Slice fresh strawberries, sprinkled with sugar, and leave to stand at room temperature until sugar has dissolved and some juices have been released from berries.