Cherry Creme Pie

1
Debby Nelson

By
@annazzassi

Another recipe from my mom - I would often ask for this instead of a cake for my birthday when I was growing up.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Prep:
35 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

2/3 c
sugar
2 Tbsp
cornstarch
2 Tbsp
flour
1/4 tsp
salt
1 1/2 c
milk
2
egg yolks, lightly beaten
1/2 c
whipping cream
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla extract
1
baked 9 inch pie shell
1 can(s)
cherry pie filling

How to Make Cherry Creme Pie

Step-by-Step

  • 1In saucepan combine sugar, flour, cornstarch and salt. Gradually add milk and mix until smooth. Bring to a boil, stirring constantly. Cook over medium heat until very thick.
  • 2Blend a little of the hot mixture into the slightly beaten egg yolks and add to the rest of the hot mixture. Cook 2 minutes longer, stirring constantly. Cover and chill.
  • 3Beat whipping cream. Add vanilla to chilled mixture and beat until smooth. Fold in whipped cream.
  • 4Put whipped filling in pie shell and cover with cherry pie filling. Garnish with whipped cream if desired. Keep refrigerated.

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About Cherry Creme Pie

Course/Dish: Pies, Fruit Desserts
Hashtags: #Creme, #cherry