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Easy Strawberry Shortcake Cookies

Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time30 mins
Servings: 3 dozen
Author: Lainey


  • ¾ cups chopped fresh strawberries
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 4 oz cream cheese softened
  • ¼ cup unsalted butter softened
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ¾ cups granulated sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 ¼ cup all purpose flour
  • ½ teaspoon baking powder
  • teaspoon salt
  • 6 oz white chocolate chips
  • 2 tablespoons all purpose flour


  • Preheat oven to 350F and line cookie sheets with parchment paper or baking mat.
  • Squeeze lemon juice over the chopped strawberries and set aside.
  • In a large bowl, cream together the cream cheese, butter, vanilla extract and granulated sugar. Next add egg and mix until well combined then set aside.
  • In a medium size bowl, whisk the flour, baking powder and salt. Gradually add the flour mixture to the wet mixture and mix until well combined.
  • Add white chocolate chips and continue mixing.
  • In a small bowl mix 2 tablespoons of flour with the strawberries, then add to the cookie batter and mix until just combined.
  • Using a cookie scooper, scoop the cookies onto the cookie sheet and bake for 13-15 minutes or until golden brown.
  • IMMEDIATELY transfer cookies to a cookie rack and cool completely.
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