June 10 - 16, 2024

Strawberry Shortcake Week

Strawberry Shortcake Week is a collaboration between local chefs, growers, & restaurants in Oregon benefiting the James Beard Public Market & its Oregon Taste program.

Participating Locations

James Beard's Famous Oregon Strawberry Shortcakes

In his twenty-plus cookbooks, James Beard never published his mother's shortcake recipe, which relies on a clever secret ingredient. Lucky for us, he saw fit to share it with his friend Larry Forgione one night as the two were relaxing and talking food at Beard's townhouse.

Get the Recipe

Find a Strawberry Farm Near You

Oregon Taste features dozens of local farms that grow delicious strawberries (and more). Find one near you!

Browse Strawberry Farms

Share Your Shortcake!

Send us your photos of your own strawberry shortcake creations (the recipe too, if you like) and we'll feature some of our favorites online!

Email your photos and recipes to Jessica Elkan at jessicafelkan@jamesbeardmarket.com - we look forward to seeing what you share!

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