Strawberry Dumplings

Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep
20 mins
Cook
45 mins

I haven't tried these yet but they sound so good!

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a saucepan, combine 1/3 cup sugar and the water; bring to a boil.
  2. Reduce heat and simmer for 5 minutes.
  3. Stir in vanilla extract.
  4. In a medium mixing bowl, sift together flour, the 2 tablespoons sugar, the baking powder, and salt.
  5. Cut in butter with pastry blender or fork until mixture is crumbly.
  6. Add milk and stir just until dry ingredients are moistened.
  7. Place strawberries in a 1 1/2-quart casserole dish; pour hot sugar mixture over strawberries.
  8. Immediately drop dough evenly in 8 to 10 spoonfuls over strawberries.
  9. Sprinkle dumplings with the remaining 1 tablespoon of sugar (and a little cinnamon, if desired).
  10. Bake at 450° for 25 to 30 minutes, or until dumplings are lightly browned.
  11. Serve hot with whipped topping or ice cream, if desired.
Most Helpful

5 5

Everyone loved this! Personally I would have liked more strawberries, but no one else complained. I liked the contrast between the very sweet syrup and the mildly sweet dumplings.

5 5

This was wonderful! I changed the sugar around a bit, thanks to comments in other reviews; I only used 1/3 cup of sugar overall, and took 3 tbs out of this to put in the dumplings. The rest went in the syrup, and then a little bit extra over the top before it went in the oven. Very, very yummy - thank you. :-)

5 5

Wonderful recipe! I've made this several times and wouldn't change a thing. This is a great alternative to all of those fresh strawberry desserts.