Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies Recipe

Delight in the unique blend of creamy cheesecake and sweet strawberries with these Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies. Perfect for dessert or a special treat, these cookies offer a delightful twist by incorporating a rich cream cheese filling into a fresh strawberry-studded cookie dough. The recipe provides a perfect balance of flavors that cheesecake and cookie lovers alike will adore.


Cream Cheese Filling

  • 6 oz cream cheese, softened
  • 1/3 cup powdered sugar
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour, spooned and leveled
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1 cup salted sweet cream butter, softened
  • 2/3 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/3 cup light brown sugar, packed
  • 1 1/2 tsp pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp strawberry extract
  • 1 large egg, room temperature
  • 1 egg white
  • 1 cup fresh strawberries, finely chopped
  • 1 tbsp all-purpose flour (for tossing strawberries)


Prepare Cream Cheese Filling

  1. Beat cream cheese until smooth.
  2. Add powdered sugar and mix until smooth.
  3. Freeze dollops on parchment paper.
  1. Whisk together flour, baking powder, and baking soda.
  2. Cream butter and sugars until fluffy.
  3. Mix in extracts and eggs.
  4. Gradually mix in dry ingredients.
  5. Toss strawberries in flour and fold into dough.
  6. Chill dough for 30 minutes.


  1. Preheat oven to 375°F.
  2. Scoop dough onto baking sheets, make a divot, and add a dollop of cream cheese.
  3. Bake for 15-16 minutes until golden.
  4. Let cool on baking sheets for 10-12 minutes, then transfer to a rack.


  • Chill the cream cheese filling to make handling easier.
  • Coat strawberries in flour to prevent them from sinking in the dough.
  • For smaller cookies, adjust the size of the dough and cream cheese dollops and reduce baking time accordingly.


Q: Can I use frozen strawberries instead of fresh? A: Yes, but ensure they are thawed and well-drained to prevent excess moisture.

Q: How long can these cookies be stored? A: Store in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 3 days or refrigerate for up to a week.

Prep Time

Approximately 45 minutes

Cook Time

15-16 minutes

Total Time

Approximately 1 hour to 1 hour 10 minutes


About 12 large cookies










Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies are a delightful blend of sweet and creamy textures perfect for any occasion. Whether you’re hosting a party, enjoying a family dinner, or simply craving a sweet treat, these cookies are sure to impress. With their unique combination of cheesecake and fresh strawberries, they offer a refreshing twist on traditional cookies. Enjoy crafting these tasty creations and delight in their exquisite taste!

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