Fresh Strawberry Pie

9
Jenni K

By
@AnCsMom

When I say "fresh", I mean fresh. These strawberries were still on the bush this morning. Thanks to some help from my 3 year old, I have 2 ice cream pails full of strawberries to use. Here is just one way they're being put to use.

Rating:
★★★★★ 5 votes
Comments:
Serves:
8
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

1
frozen deep dish pie crust
1 c
sugar
1 c
water
2 Tbsp
corn starch
2 Tbsp
light corn syrup
1 box
(3 oz) strawberry jello
3 - 3 1/2 c
strawberries, fresh

How to Make Fresh Strawberry Pie

Step-by-Step

  • 1Bake and cool pie crust according to package directions.
  • 2Remove stems from strawberries and wash. If they're small, leave whole, or you can cut them in half, or slice them; whatever is your preference.
  • 3Mix together sugar, water, corn starch, and light corn syrup in a medium saucepan. Bring to a boil over medium heat.
  • 4Continue boiling, whisking mixture, until it turns somewhat clear.
  • 5Remove from heat and whisk in jello, 2 minutes. Allow mixture to cool.
  • 6Once cool, gently mix in strawberries.
  • 7Pour into pie crust and refrigerate overnight, or until set. Top each piece with Cool Whip when serving, if desired.
  • 8**You can also use this recipe with fresh raspberries and raspberry jello**

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About Fresh Strawberry Pie

Course/Dish: Pies, Fruit Desserts
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtags: #jello, #raspberry, #Summer