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Fresh Strawberry Pie

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Fresh Strawberry Pie
  • Prep 30 min
  • Total 4 hr 0 min
  • Ingredients 7
  • Servings 8

This traditional strawberry pie is one sweet treat. Piled high with delicious, juicy strawberries and topped with sweetened whipped cream, this fruity dessert is a proven crowd-pleaser. Plus, it’s super easy to make! You only need seven ingredients for this recipe to come together, and one of them is trusty Pillsbury™ refrigerated pie crust, so you don’t have to fuss with making pie crust dough from scratch. With this strawberry pie recipe being so simple and delicious, we bet you’re going to want to make it again and again! MORE+ LESS-

Updated July 1, 2019
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Ingredients

Crust

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

Filling

3
pints (6 cups) fresh strawberries
1
cup sugar
3
tablespoons cornstarch
1/2
cup water
4
to 5 drops red food color, if desired

Topping

1
cup sweetened whipped cream

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 450°F. Bake pie crust as directed on box for One-Crust Baked Shell, using 9-inch glass pie plate. Cool completely on cooling rack, about 15 minutes.
  • 2
    Meanwhile, in small bowl, crush enough strawberries to make 1 cup. In 2-quart saucepan, mix sugar and cornstarch; stir in crushed strawberries and water. Cook, stirring constantly, until mixture boils and thickens. If desired, stir in food color. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  • 3
    Place remaining strawberries, whole or sliced, in cooled baked shell. Pour cooked strawberry mixture evenly over berries. Refrigerate until set, about 3 hours, before serving.
  • 4
    Just before serving, top pie with sweetened whipped cream. Cover and refrigerate any remaining pie.

Expert Tips

  • For added style, drizzle your finished strawberry pie recipe with melted chocolate for a sweet presentation.
  • Are you a pie baking novice? Check out our comprehensive How to Make Pie guide and become a pro in no time.
  • Have you ever made fruit pie on the grill? If you haven’t tried it, you should. It’s especially handy in the summer months when you’re craving pie, but don’t want to heat up the kitchen by turning your oven on.
  • Can’t get enough of this fresh strawberry pie? We’ve got even more strawberry pie recipes for you to try.
  • Substitute 6 cups fresh raspberries for the strawberries.
  • Substitute 6 cups sliced peeled fresh peaches for the strawberries. Omit red food color.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
310
Calories from Fat
90
% Daily Value
Total Fat
10g
16%
Saturated Fat
5g
25%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
20mg
6%
Sodium
135mg
6%
Potassium
200mg
6%
Total Carbohydrate
51g
17%
Dietary Fiber
2g
10%
Sugars
33g
Protein
2g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
2%
2%
Vitamin C
60%
60%
Calcium
2%
2%
Iron
2%
2%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 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 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
3 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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