Berry Cheesecake Galaxy Popsicles
Deep dark outer space colored popsicles made with blueberries, raspberries, and cheesecake.
berry cheesecake, cheesecake popsicles, galaxy desserts
Beth Jackson Klosterboer
heavy whipping cream
of the simple syrup
of the simple syrup
of the cream cheese filling
cream cheese filling
edible silver luster dust
silver star sprinkles
Stir together the water and sugar.
Heat on high in the microwave for 1 minute.
Stir until the sugar dissolves.
Set aside to cool.
Place cream cheese in a food processor.
Blend until smooth and creamy.
Add powdered sugar and pulse until well blended.
Add heavy whipping cream and pulse until smooth.
Pour in 2 tablespoons of the simple syrup and blend until creamy.
Combine the blueberries with 2 tablespoons of the simple syrup.
Pour into the bowl of a food processor along with 1/2 cup of the cheesecake filling.
Pulse until smooth.
Remove about 1/3 of the blueberries for the purple layer.
Color the remaining 2/3 blueberries using a few drops of blue food coloring.
Puree the raspberries with 2 tablespoons of the simple syrup.
If desired, push the raspberries through a fine mesh sieve to remove the seeds.
Pour back into the food processor and add 1/2 cup of the cheesecake filling.
Blend until smooth.
Drizzle some of the three colors of fruit puree into a popsicle mold.
Add some of the cheesecake filling.
Swirl the mold and use a skewer to swirl the colors a bit more if needed.
Repeat until you've filled the mold.
Add the stick and lid.
Repeat filling all 9 popsicle molds.
Freeze for at least 4 hours.
To remove the pops from the molds, either dip in hot water or run under hot water in your sink for about 30 seconds.
Them slide the pops out of the molds.
Combine about a 1/2 teaspoon of water with about a teaspoon of silver luster dust.
You want this to be thin enough to splatter and thick enough to be metallic in color.
Use a food use only paint brush or pastry brush to flick tiny dots of the luster dust onto a popsicle.
Brush tiny dots of the wet luster dust onto a popsicle and immediately attach a silver star sprinkle. They will stick as the water freezes.
Add some dry luster dust too, if desired.
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