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: Food.com and Strawberries-for-strawberry-lover.com)
Thanks for letting me experiment! —Michelle
cup Sour Cream
tablespoons Brown Sugar
tablespoon Brandy, Orange Liqueur, or Orange Juice (non-alcholic)
cup Heavy Whipping Cream
tablespoons White sugar
cups Freash Strawberries
teaspoon Vanilla Extract (add more if wanted)
- Mix sour cream, brown sugar and brandy/orange liqueur/orange juice in a bowl.
- In a separate bowl, whip cream until starts to thicken and add sugar (not all at once!)--whip until thick.
- Fold cream into sour cream mixture, add vanilla, and blend well.
- Serve with fresh strawberries!