What you need....
2 1/2 sticks (10 oz or 288g) unsalted butter, room temperature
11⁄4 cups (9 1/4 oz or 265g) packed light brown sugar
1 cup (8 oz or 230 g) granulated sugar
2 large eggs
3 1/3 cups (1 # 2 oz or 510 g) all-purpose flour or gluten free baking mix
11⁄4 teaspoons baking soda
11⁄2 teaspoons baking powder
11⁄2 teaspoons salt
2 teaspoons cornstarch
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1 cup freeze dried strawberries (1/2 crushed, 1/2 ground into a powder)
How to make this....
*preheat oven to 350 F 176 C
* melt 1/2 cup of the butter and add the ground strawberries to make a paste, set aside.
1.) In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment, cream the remaining butter, brown and granulated sugars until light and fluffy.
2.) Add the eggs one at a time, mixing well after each addition.
3.) Add the flour, baking soda, baking powder, salt and cornstarch to a bowl and whisk to sift. Then add to the mixer along with the vanilla, strawberry paste and crushes strawberries. Mix until incorporated.
4.) Dish dough 2 inches apart and bake at 350 F/176C for 10-12 minutes.