Frosted Cranberry-Cherry Pie

Cranberries add a refreshing tartness to cherry pie. Refrigerated pie crusts and canned fruits make this pie very easy to prepare.

  • prep time 30 min
  • total time 2 hr 20 min
  • ingredients 9
  • servings 8

Ingredients

Crust

1
box Pillsbury™ refrigerated pie crusts, softened as directed on box

Filling

1
can (21 oz) cherry pie filling
1
can (16 oz) whole berry cranberry sauce
3
tablespoons cornstarch
1/4
teaspoon ground cinnamon

Glaze and Topping

1/2
cup powdered sugar
1
tablespoon light corn syrup
3
to 4 teaspoons water
1/4
cup sliced almonds
  • 1 Heat oven to 400°F. Make pie crusts as directed on box for Two-Crust Pie using 9-inch glass pie pan.
  • 2 In large bowl, mix filling ingredients. Spoon into crust-lined pan. Top with second crust; seal edge and flute. Cut slits in several places in top crust.
  • 3 Bake 40 to 50 minutes or until crust is golden brown. After 15 to 20 minutes of baking, cover crust edge with strips of foil to prevent excessive browning.
  • 4 Remove pie from oven. Immediately in small bowl, mix powdered sugar, corn syrup and enough water until smooth and desired drizzling consistency. Drizzle over hot pie; decorate or sprinkle with almonds. Cool at least 1 hour before serving.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    450
    (
    Calories from Fat
    120),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    14g
    14%
    (Saturated Fat
    5g,
    5%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    5mg
    5%;
    Sodium
    280mg
    280%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    79g
    79%
    (Dietary Fiber
    2g
    2%
      Sugars
    44g
    44%
    ),
    Protein
    2g
    2%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    2%;
    Vitamin C
    2%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    2%;
    Exchanges:
    1 1/2 Starch; 1/2 Fruit; 3 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:
    5
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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