30 November 2008

Strawberry Pizza

A friend of mine torturned us by telling about this delicious sounding recipie. Finally shared the recipie.

Ingredients---

CRUST:
1 and 1/2 cups of flour
1/4 cup of brown sugar
1 and 1/2 sticks of margarine
1 cup chopped pecans

MIDDLE:
8 oz. cream cheese
2.5 cups of confectioners sugar
12 oz. of cool whip

TOP:
1 cup sugar
1 cup of water
3.5 Tablespoons of cornstarch
3 oz. strawberry jello
4 cups of sliced strawberries

Directions---

CRUST:
Mix flour and sugar.
Cream butter and nuts into it.
Press into a 13x9 pan.
Bake for 15 minutes at 375 degrees or until golden brown.
Cool completely.

MIDDLE:
Cream together the confectioners sugar and cream cheese.
Fold in the cool whip.
Spread onto cooled crust.

TOP:
Combine sugar, water, and cornstarch in a pan and bring to a boil.
Cook until clear.
Cool a little.
Add Jello....mix until completely dissolved.
Cool completely.
Add strawberries and pour on top of your "pizza".

*tastes best when it has had an hour or two to "set" properly in the fridge."