Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies - Easy
 
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Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies...what else do I need to say? These super soft cookies combine three of my favorites (strawberries, cookies, and cheesecake) in one scrupmtious bite! Of course they are extra cute for Valentines Day I promise they will hit the spot all year long!
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Recipe type: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Serves: 3 dozen
Ingredients
  • 8 oz. cream cheese, room temperature
  • ½ c. butter, room temperature
  • 1 egg
  • 1 c. white or semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 c. macadamia nuts, roughly chopped
  • 1 15 oz. box strawberry cake mix
  • ¼ c. powdered sugar
  • ⅛ c. Valentines sprinkles
Instructions
  1. Beat cream cheese and butter together until smooth. Add egg and mix again.
  2. Add dry cake mix and mix until combined.
  3. Add semi-sweet or white chocolate chips and macadamia nuts. Stir to incorporate.
  4. For cookies into 1 inch balls. Roll in powdered sugar and then in Valentines Sprinkles.
  5. Place cookies on a cookie sheet and refrigerate for about and hour, or freeze for 15 minutes.
  6. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  7. Place cookie balls onto parchment lined cookie sheet.
  8. Bake for 8-10 minutes. Cool on baking sheet for 2 minutes before removing to cooling rack.
  9. Sprinkle additional Valentines Sprinkles on cookies if you want a few extra! Who doesn’t want extra sprinkles?
Recipe by Little Dairy On the Prairie at http://www.littledairyontheprairie.com/strawberry-cheesecake-cookies/