Fresh Blueberry Pie

This delicious blueberry pie won first place in the New York State Fair Pie Contest.

  • prep time 40 min
  • total time 3 hr 40 min
  • ingredients 8
  • servings 8

Ingredients

1
box Pillsbury® refrigerated pie crusts, softened as directed on box
3/4
cup sugar
3
tablespoons cornstarch
1
cup water
4
cups fresh blueberries
1/2
teaspoon ground cinnamon
1
tablespoon fresh lemon juice
1/2
teaspoon grated lemon peel
  • 1 Heat oven to 450°F. Make 1 pie crust as directed on box for One-Crust Baked Shell. Set aside. Roll out second pie crust and use a cookie cutter to cut decorative shapes for the top of the pie. Bake 7 minutes; set aside.
  • 2 In 2-quart saucepan, combine sugar and cornstarch. Mix well. Gradually stir in water. Cook and stir over medium heat until clear, about 10 minutes. Add 1 1/2 cups of the blueberries. Reduce heat to low; cover. Cook until berries come back to a boil, about 10 minutes. Add cinnamon, lemon juice and lemon peel. Stir. Add remaining blueberries. Stir. Pour into cooled, baked pie shell.
  • 3 Add decorative pie crust shapes to top of pie. Let pie stand until set, about 3 hours.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    340
    (
    Calories from Fat
    110),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    12g
    12%
    (Saturated Fat
    5g,
    5%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    5mg
    5%;
    Sodium
    260mg
    260%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    56g
    56%
    (Dietary Fiber
    2g
    2%
      Sugars
    26g
    26%
    ),
    Protein
    2g
    2%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    6%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    1 Starch; 1 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    4
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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