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Valentine’s Day Strawberry Pie

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There will be love in your heart and love in your eyes when you make this Valentin’s Day Strawberry Pie. When you take a bite, you will have a moment and you’ll be happy you shared the moment with your loved one this Valentine’s Day!

You only need 8 ingredients to make this super easy Valentine’s Day Strawberry Pie dessert for your loved one. It’s a delicious pie with no Jell-O involved. Plus, you have options with your pie crust. If you have the perfect from-scratch pie crust recipe, then go ahead and bake it up. But, if you are looking for an easier option, grab a frozen pie crust or a refrigerated pie dough that can be pre-baked.

Thank you to Amanda and Terry Cofer for the perfect Strawberry Pie for Valentine’s Day!

More easy Valentine’s Day Recipes!

Strawberry Gooey Cake
Heavenly Filled Strawberry
Strawberry Recipes and Printables from Easy Peasy Pleasy
Craving Chocolate for Valentine’s Day?

Easy Peasy Pleasy Tip

  • Don’t forget to pre-bake your pie crust before you make your filling. You can make a pie crust from scratch or purchase a crust to be baked.
  • Let this pie set up for a couple of hours in the fridge and serve the same day.
  • I did notice that slicing the strawberries causes them to break down with the sugar and produce juice if left to sit too long. Try keeping the strawberries whole if needing to serve the next day.

Valentine’s Day Strawberry Pie

Grandma’s Award-Winning Pie

Ingredients
1 pint fresh strawberries, sliced
1 cup sugar
2 level tablespoons plus 1 heaping tablespoons cornstarch
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 cup water
1 teaspoon red food coloring
1 pre-baked pie crust
Whipped cream or Cool Whip

Directions

In a medium saucepan, mix together sugar, cornstarch, and salt. Add in water and food coloring and cook until the mixture thickens. Remove from heat and let cool. Stir in strawberries, then add the mixture to pie crust. Cover with whipped cream or Cool Whip.

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Well-known Arkansas food writer and recipe creator Lacie Ring was born and raised right here in Arkansas. Although her husband’s military career took them around the world, he and Lacie settled back in their home state. Lacie blogs at www.easypeasypleasy.com where she creates easy and delicious recipes for busy families. She is also a recipe creator and food photographer for brands local to Arkansas and abroad. In her spare time, Lacie enjoys spending time with her son and husband camping and enjoying the outdoors.

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