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Fruit Shortcake

Time 55 mins
Difficulty medium
Portions 8
Fruit Shortcake


  • 1 cup self raising flour
  • 1 cup plain flour
  • 1 teaspoon caster sugar
  • 300g (15 scoops) SUSTAGEN Hospital Formula Plus Vanilla Flavour
  • 250g butter, melted
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 1⁄2 cup full cream milk
  • 800g canned apricots, drained


  1. Preheat oven to 180°C (360°F) conventional / 160°C (320°F) fan forced.
  2. Grease and line a 20cm x 30cm baking pan.
  3. Sift all dry ingredients including SUSTAGEN Hospital Formula into a bowl.
  4. Stir in butter, eggs and milk until well combined.
  5. Press half of the mixture in to prepared pan.
  6. Arrange apricots over mixture and crumble remaining mixture over the top.
  7. Bake for 30 - 35 minutes or until golden and cooked through.
  8. Serve warm as a dessert with a dollop of cream or cooled for afternoon tea.



Replace apricots with any of your favourite canned or fresh fruits such as peaches, apples or mixed fruit.

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Note that cooking may impact the nutrient content of the product and thus the final dish, as certain nutrients are sensitive to heat.


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