Strawberry Cream Pie

Strawberry Cream Pie Recipe

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kathleen ralston

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@innerlife

My son's father was crazy for strawberry pie and this was the recipe I always used when I made it for him. It's from an old recipe book but I no longer remember where it came from.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
5 or 6
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
1 Hr

Ingredients

1cup of sugar
6 tbs cornstarch
1/2 tsp salt
2 and 1/2 cups milk, scalded
2 slightly beaten eggs
3 tbs butter
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
1 9-in baked pastry shell
1 pint strawberries, sliced
1 cup heavy creamed, whipped

How to Make Strawberry Cream Pie

Step-by-Step

  • 1Mix Sugar, Cornstarch and Salt.
  • 2Gradually add the milk and cook in a double boiler until thick.
  • 3Add a small amount of hot mixture to the eggs, then stir that into the remaining hot mixture. Cook until thick, stirring constantly.
  • 4Remove from heat. Add butter and vanilla. Chill.
  • 5Pour into a cooled baked shell. Cover with strawberries. Chill.
  • 6Spread with sweetened whipped cream just before serving. Garnish with halved berries.
  • 7Enjoy.

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About Strawberry Cream Pie

Course/Dish: Pies
Hashtag: #strawberry