1 1/4 cups plain flour

1/2 teaspoon baking powder

1/8 teaspoon salt

1/4 cup butter - softened

4 ounce cream cheese - softened

3/4 cup sugar

1 egg

1 teaspoon vanilla

3/4 cups chopped fresh strawberries

2 tablespoons lemon juice

2 tablespoons plain flour

1 cup white chocolate chips

Sanding sugar


Preheat oven to 350 degrees and line baking sheets with parchment paper. Pour lemon juice over chopped berries, let sit for 5 minutes then drain and set aside. Beat butter, cream cheese, & sugar until fluffy. Add egg & vanilla and beat well. Add baking powder & salt and mix well. Gradually add flour and mix until combined. Stir in white chocolate chips. Add the 2 tablespoons flour to the strawberries and gently toss, then fold into the batter. Drop dough onto sheet pans and sprinkle with sanding sugar. Bake for 13 - 15 minutes. Allow to cool and then transfer to wire racks to cool completely.

Presented by Betty Henry, Henry's Deli & Catering