A sweet treat to enjoy after a relaxing summer day.
Prep: 15 minutes
Grill: 3 minutes • Serves: 4
1. In medium bowl, toss strawberries with granulated sugar and water. If not serving right away, cover and refrigerate up to 4 hours.
2. Prepare outdoor grill for direct grilling over medium heat. In medium bowl, stir together cream cheese, powdered sugar and vanilla extract until smooth.
3. Slice pound cake crosswise into 8 equal slices. Evenly spread cream cheese mixture on 1 side of 4 slices of cake. Place remaining 4 slices over cream cheese mixture to close sandwiches. Lightly spray outsides of sandwiches with nonstick cooking spray.
4. Grill pound cake sandwiches 3 to 4 minutes or until grill marks appear, turning once halfway through cooking. Serve topped with strawberry mixture and whipped topping; garnish with mint leaves, if desired.
Approximate nutritional values per serving: 591 Calories, 30g Fat (20g Saturated), 145mg Cholesterol, 602mg Sodium, 75g Carbohydrates, 2g Fiber, 7g Protein
Pound cake sandwiches can also be grilled on a grill pan.