Fresh Berry Sugar Cookie Fruit Pizza #Recipe #Dessert #July4th

05/16/2017 4:00 pm · 0 comments

by Sarah A Thrifty Mom

4th of July Sugar Cookie Fruit Pizza, Red White and Blue Dessert for July 4th #Fruit, #Recipe, #July4th
Fresh Berry Sugar Cookie Fruit Pizza

This is one of my favorite desserts…. It can be made for any occasion and you can use your creativity on which fruit you use on top.  But these Red and Blue berries make for a festive cookie perfect for the 4th of July.

Ingredients

Crust

  • 1 ½ Cups AP Flour
  • ½ teas. Baking Powder
  • ½ teas. Salt
  • ½ Cup Butter, Softened
  • ½ Cup Sugar
  • 1 Egg
  • 1 Tbsp. Milk
  • ½ teas. Vanilla

Topping

  • 8 oz. Cream Cheese, softened
  • ¼ Cup Sugar
  • ½ teas. Vanilla
  • ½ Pint Strawberries
  • ½ Pint Blackberries
  • ½ Pint Blue Berries
  • ½ Pint Raspberries
  • ¼ Cup Peach Preserves
  • 2 Tbsp. warm water

4th of July Sugar Cookie Fruit Pizza, Red White and Blue Dessert for July 4th #Fruit, #Recipe, #July4th

Instructions

Crust

In a small bowl sift together the Flour, Salt and Baking Powder, set aside.

In a large bowl cream together the Sugar and Butter until light and fluffy. Then beat in the Egg, Vanilla and milk.

Slowly add the flour until a moist dough forms, just pulling away from the sides of the bowl.

Form the dough into a log on a piece of plastic wrap or wax paper and tightly wrap. Refrigerate at least 20 minutes.

Preheat oven to 375F.

Take the dough and turn out onto a lightly floured, or powdered sugared surface. Form into a round and roll out into a pizza crust approximately 1/3” thick. Use your fingers to keep the round shape and fill in the cracks that form at the edges.

Place onto a nonstick cookie sheet and bake until the center is slightly firm to the touch, 12-14 minutes.

Let cool completely.

4th of July Sugar Cookie Fruit Pizza, Red White and Blue Dessert for July 4th #Fruit, #Recipe, #July4th

Topping

In a bowl cream together the Cream Cheese, Vanilla and Sugar.

Slice Strawberries thinly.

Cut Raspberries, Blueberries and Blackberries in half.

Spread Cream Cheese over the cookie.

Arrange fruit on top of the Cream Cheese.

In a small bowl mix the preserves and warm water. Should be syrupy not watery. Strain into another

bowl through a fine mesh strainer to remove large pieces.

Use preserves to lightly glaze the fruit.

4th of July Sugar Cookie Fruit Pizza, Red White and Blue Dessert for July 4th #Fruit, #Recipe, #July4th

 

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Fresh Berry Sugar Cookie Fruit Pizza #Recipe #Dessert #July4th

Course Dessert
Cuisine American

Ingredients

  • Crust
  • 1 ½ Cups AP Flour
  • ½ teas. Baking Powder
  • ½ teas. Salt
  • ½ Cup Butter Softened
  • ½ Cup Sugar
  • 1 Egg
  • 1 Tbsp. Milk
  • ½ teas. Vanilla
  • Topping
  • 8 oz. Cream Cheese softened
  • ¼ Cup Sugar
  • ½ teas. Vanilla
  • ½ Pint Strawberries
  • ½ Pint Blackberries
  • ½ Pint Blue Berries
  • ½ Pint Raspberries
  • ¼ Cup Peach Preserves
  • 2 Tbsp. warm water

Instructions

  1. Crust
  2. In a small bowl sift together the Flour, Salt and Baking Powder, set aside.
  3. In a large bowl cream together the Sugar and Butter until light and fluffy. Then beat in the Egg, Vanilla and milk.
  4. Slowly add the flour until a moist dough forms, just pulling away from the sides of the bowl.
  5. Form the dough into a log on a piece of plastic wrap or wax paper and tightly wrap. Refrigerate at least 20 minutes.
  6. Preheat oven to 375F
  7. Take the dough and turn out onto a lightly floured, or powdered sugared surface. Form into a round and roll out into a pizza crust approximately 1/3” thick. Use your fingers to keep the round shape and fill in the cracks that form at the edges.
  8. Place onto a nonstick cookie sheet and bake until the center is slightly firm to the touch, 12-14 minutes. Let cool completely.
  9. Topping
  10. In a bowl cream together the Cream Cheese, Vanilla and Sugar.
  11. Slice Strawberries thinly.
  12. Cut Raspberries, Blueberries and Blackberries in half.
  13. Spread Cream Cheese over the cookie.
  14. Arrange fruit on top of the Cream Cheese.
  15. In a small bowl mix the preserves and warm water. Should be syrupy not watery. Strain into another
  16. bowl through a fine mesh strainer to remove large pieces.
  17. Use preserves to lightly glaze the fruit.

 

 

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