Fresh Strawberry Pie

Recipe by Bev I Am
READY IN: 15mins
YIELD: 6 pieces
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Mash enough strawberries to measure 1 cup.
  • Mix sugar and cornstarch in 2-quart saucepan.
  • Gradually stir in water and mashed strawberries (add 1 or 2 drops food color if deeper red color is desired).
  • Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture thickens and boils.
  • Boil and stir 1 minute; cool.
  • Beat cream cheese and lemon peel until smooth; spread into baked and cooled pie crust.
  • Fill crust with remaining strawberries.
  • Pour cooked strawberry mixture over top.
  • Refrigerate about 3 hours or until set.
  • Store covered in refrigerator.
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