Crisp Phyllo Petals With Berries

Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

Using purchased phyllo dough for the crust makes this fancy dessert very easy to make.
Recipe / Photo Adapted from Land o Lakes


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Serves:

8

Prep:

25 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

CRUST

6 sheet(s)
frozen phyllo dough, thawed
1/4 c
butter, melted
2 Tbsp
powdered sugar

FILLING

1 c
heavy whipping cream
1/4 c
powdered sugar
2 Tbsp
orange juice
1/2 tsp
vanilla
4 c
(1-quart) fresh strawberries, hulled, sliced 1/4-inch
1 c
fresh raspberries
1 c
fresh raspberries
powdered sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 400°F. Lay 1 sheet of phyllo dough over 9-inch pie pan, gently gathering to form ruffled and uneven rim. Fit into pan, allowing ends to hang over. (Keep remaining phyllo sheets covered while assembling crust
2
Brush phyllo dough with about 2 teaspoons melted butter; sprinkle with about 1 teaspoon powdered sugar. Fit second sheet of phyllo in pan at right angles to first. Brush with 2 teaspoons butter; sprinkle with 1 teaspoon powdered sugar. Repeat layering, buttering and sugaring remaining phyllo dough, butter and powdered sugar. Bake for 5 to 10 minutes or until golden brown. Let stand 5 minutes; remove from pan. Place on serving plate. Sprinkle powdered sugar over crust.
3
Just before serving, beat whipping cream in small bowl at high speed, scraping bowl often, until soft peaks form. Continue beating, gradually adding 1/4 cup powdered sugar, until stiff peaks form. Gently stir in orange juice and vanilla. Gently stir in 2 cups strawberries, 1/2 cup raspberries and 1/2 cup blueberries. Spoon whipped cream mixture into center of crust. Arrange remaining berries over top; sprinkle with powdered sugar.
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TIP:
Bake the crust ahead of time. Let stand at room temperature until serving time. Continue preparing filling as directed above.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American