Strawberry Cream Cheese Danish

Gather the ingredients -  * Puff pastry * Strawberries * Vanilla extract * Cream cheese * Sugar

In a small bowl, stir together the softened cream cheese, 1/4 cup sugar, and vanilla.

– Cut each sheet of puff pastry into 8 rectangles. – Using a small paring knife, create a  1/2" border around the edge of each piece of puff pastry. – Poke the  center square of the puff pastry a few times with a fork.

– In another bowl, stir together sugar, chopped strawberries, and lemon juice. – Divide the cream cheese mixture between the pieces of puff pastry, making sure to only fill within the border. – Spoon the strawberry mixture over the cream cheese.

Bake for 15-18 minutes, or until the edges are golden brown.

Enjoy warm or at room temperature.  Store any leftover danishes in an airtight container in the fridge for up to three days.

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