Strawberries and Cream Dessert Bars

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This Strawberries and Cream Dessert Bars Recipe is an easy and delicious dessert that looks as good as it tastes. This dessert recipes idea has a soft sugar crust topped with a layer of cream cheese and white chocolate, topped with a strawberry glaze with fresh strawberries. The sugar crust is made with a package of Betty Crocker sugar cookie mix, butter, and egg for a crust that works perfectly with the cream cheese and white chocolate and strawberry topping. You could enjoy this bar recipe as a nice afternoon snack, or bring them along to a picnic or barbecue with family and friends. This easy and delicious dessert recipe is sure to be a hit with everyone. There is something extra special about dessert recipes that use fresh strawberries, that most people can't resist.

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Nutrition Facts for: Strawberries and Cream Dessert Bars From The Country Cook
Ingredients: Betty Crocker sugar cookie mix, butter, egg, white chocolate chips, cream cheese, fresh strawberries, granulated sugar, cornstarch, water.
* Percentages (%) are based on a 2000 calorie diet * The entire recipe has been calculated for 8 servings. * Per Serving: Calories 634, Calories from Fat 374, Total Fat 41.6g 64%, Saturated Fat 21.3g 107%, Cholesterol 103mg 34%, Sodium 334mg 14%, Potassium 189mg 5%, Carbohydrates 62.7g 21%, Dietary Fiber 1.1g 4%, Sugars 44.6g, Protein 7.5g, Vitamin A 16%,Vitamin C 53%, Calcium 8%, Iron 9%

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