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Creamy Strawberry Dessert Squares Recipe
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Creamy Strawberry Dessert Squares

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"Easy dessert squares. They can be made with any fruit topping but strawberries and cream can't be beat!"

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Original recipe makes 20 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    20 mins
  • READY IN

    2 hrs 15 mins

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Spray the inside bottom of a jelly roll pan with cooking spray.
  2. Mix sugar cookie mix, butter, and egg together in a large bowl until a soft dough forms; press evenly into prepared pan.
  3. Bake in the preheated oven until crust is light golden brown, 10 to 15 minutes. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  4. Beat cream cheese using an electric mixer on medium speed in a bowl until smooth. Add whipped topping and stir until smooth; spread over crust. Refrigerate.
  5. Mix sugar and cornstarch together in a 2-quart saucepan; add 1 cup strawberries, water, and vanilla extract. Cook and stir strawberry mixture, mashing strawberries with spoon while cooking, over medium heat until strawberries are softened and mixture is thickened, 10 to 15 minutes.
  6. Stir food coloring into strawberry mixture and remove from heat; cool for 10 minutes. Gently stir remaining 3 cups strawberries into strawberry mixture; spoon over cream cheese filling. Refrigerate until set, about 1 hour. Serve within 4 hours.
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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 253 kcal
  • 13%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 29 g
  • 9%
  • Cholesterol
  • 35 mg
  • 12%
  • Fat
  • 14.4 g
  • 22%
  • Fiber
  • 0.7 g
  • 3%
  • Protein
  • 2.5 g
  • 5%
  • Sodium
  • 130 mg
  • 5%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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