Strawberry Romanoff

June 26, 2014

Author Notes:

Liked the one I had at La Madeleine, so decided to whip some out at home.
After a couple of experiments and tests, the recipe follows of my version, that tastes similar to the French cafe francise.
(Credit to: and
Thanks for letting me experiment!


Serves: 4


  • 1/2 cup Sour Cream
  • 2 tablespoons Brown Sugar
  • 1 tablespoon Brandy, Orange Liqueur, or Orange Juice (non-alcholic)
  • 1/2 cup Heavy Whipping Cream
  • 2 tablespoons White sugar
  • 4 cups Freash Strawberries
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla Extract (add more if wanted)
In This Recipe


  1. Mix sour cream, brown sugar and brandy/orange liqueur/orange juice in a bowl.
  2. In a separate bowl, whip cream until starts to thicken and add sugar (not all at once!)--whip until thick.
  3. Fold cream into sour cream mixture, add vanilla, and blend well.
  4. Serve with fresh strawberries!

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