Strawberry Charlotte Cake Recipe

Strawberry Cake

Strawberry Charlotte Cake Recipe

Fresh Strawberries, delicate Strawberry Bavarian Cream and the homemade Ladyfinger Biscuits: this Strawberry Charlotte Cake make the perfect Summer dessert!
Prep Time 45 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 53 minutes
Course Cake
Cuisine American
Calories 290 kcal


Ladyfinger Biscuits

  • 7 pic Whites - or the equivalent to 250 gr
  • 75 g (1/3 cup) Caster Sugar
  • 4 pic Egg Yolks - or the equivalent to 160 gr
  • 100 g (2/3 cup) Plain Flour
  • 100 g (3/4 cup + 1 tbsp) Cornstarch

Strawberry Bavarian Cream

  • 200 g  (0,4 lb) Strawberries
  • 3 pic Egg Yolks - or the equivalent to 120 gr
  • 30 gr (2 tbsp)  Caster Sugar
  • 1 teasp Vanilla Paste
  • 8 gr (1 tbsp) Gelatine Powder
  • 350 ml (1 1/2 cup)  Heavy / Thickened Cream

Cake Filling

  • 600 gr (1,2 lb)  Fresh Strawberries
  • 120 ml (1/2 cup)  Strawberry Coulis or Sauce - optional


  • Preheat your oven on 180°C/350°F. Line two large baking flat trays with Baking Paper. Draw the shape of the Pastry Ring (see note 1 for size) you will be using on one of the Baking Paper, and flip it.
  • In your Stand Mixer, whip the Egg Whites until you reach soft peaks. Gradually add the Caster Sugar, a little bit at the time, until you get Stiff Peaks.
  • Slowly beat in the Egg Yolks, then the Plain Flour and Cornstarch. Stop as soon as all incorporated to avoid deflating the Egg Whites.
  • Transfer the Ladyfinger Biscuits Batter into a large Pastry Bag with a large round nozzle.


Nutrition Information:
  • Calories: 290kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 36g
  • Protein: 6g
  • Fat: 14g
  • Saturated Fat: 8g
  • Cholesterol: 154mg
  • Sodium: 50mg
  • Potassium: 178mg
  • Fiber: 2g
  • Sugar: 15g
  • Vitamin A: 586IU
  • Vitamin C: 41mg
  • Calcium: 46mg
  • Iron: 1mg
Keyword Strawberry Cake

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