Desserts

Strawberry Cheesecake Blondies

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This luscious dessert has all the goodness of a rich chewy blondie, with smooth creamy cheesecake and a sweet/tangy strawberry filling.

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1 cup diced fresh strawberries
¼ cup granulated sugar
2 teaspoons fresh lime juice
¾ cup, plus 2 tablespoons sifted all-purpose flour
½ cup graham cracker crumbs
½ teaspoon baking powder
? teaspoon salt
½ cup butter, melted
1 cup brown sugar
2 eggs
¼ teaspoon cinnamon
½ teaspoon ground ginger
1 teaspoon vanilla
4 ounces cream cheese, softened
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. In a small saucepan, combine strawberries, 1/4 cup sugar and lime juice. Cook over medium heat until mixture reduces to 1/2 cup. Remove from heat. In a small bowl, combine...
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Nutritions

Calories
176

Sodium
68mg
2% DV

Fat
8g
13% DV

Protein
1g
3% DV

Carbs
23g
7% DV

Fiber
0.7g
2% DV

Just like your favorite decadent spinach and artichoke dip, this cheesy Spinach Artichoke Chicken Casserole is rich, creamy, and full of garlicky flavor! With three different types of cheese, pasta, chicken, artichoke hearts, fresh spinach, Alfredo sauce, and a buttery Parmesan breadcrumb topping, this dish is an easy dinner that tastes like a special restaurant meal. Serve the casserole with a simple green salad and a side of garlic bread for the ultimate family supper!

4 oz dry penne pasta
15 oz jar Alfredo sauce
8 oz cream cheese
2 t minced garlic
2 T red wine vinegar
1 t grated lemon zest ( plus 1 T lemon juice )
1/4 t ground black pepper
2 c cooked shredded chicken
2 cans quartered artichoke hearts ( 14 ounces each )
2 c fresh baby spinach
1/2 c shredded mozzarella cheese
1/3 c Italian seasoned panko breadcrumbs
1 ounce grated Parmesan cheese
1 T salted butter
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  • Preheat oven to 400°F. Grease a 2-quart baking dish (such as 11 x 7-inch or deep 8-inch or 9-inch square); set aside.
  • Cook the pasta in a large pot of salted boiling water, according to...
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Nutritions

Calories
807

Sodium
843mg
35% DV

Fat
44g
67% DV

Protein
53g
107% DV

Carbs
43g
14% DV

Fiber
17g
70% DV