How to Make Cherry Pie Recipe at Home

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Shuvait Thusoo
Shuvait has lived in Pune alone for 4 years while studying engineering. This was the time period when he explored the South Indian Cuisines and experienced different spices and realised the beauty of food. So he started cooking and fell in love with the craft of it. We can say that Shuvait is a foodie who loves to share his food life experiences and resources with our readers.

Pies are one of the ancient sweet dishes that this world came to know about. The Roman civilization first introduced this recipe in the 5th century and since then, people are fond of it and love to have it. This recipe has always been a perfect match for every occasion, majorly in the American and European sub-continent. These regions, and especially America, is known for this recipe. They have made this recipe a traditional American dessert and make it usually on every special occasion.

Pies are of various flavors and made using different ingredients, including various fruits and nuts. It wholly depends upon you what flavor and contents you want in your pie. But today, we have got you a very delicious pie recipe that is both easy and has a few ingredients to deal with. Today’s recipe that we have included in our list is the cherry pie recipe. This recipe is famous in the American sub-continent and people over there love to have it.

The flavor and taste of this pie are exceptional and make it different from other desserts available. Let’s move ahead and start the procedure of making this tempting cherry pie recipe at home. For this pie, you will need some ingredients that are already listed in the table below. Get them and move straight to your kitchen and start making it.

Ingredients for Cherry Pie

Frozen tart cherries4 cups
Granulated sugar 1-1 ½ cups
Cornstarch 4 tsp
Almond extract ⅛ tsp
Any pie crust 1 pc
Butter 1 ½ tsp
Granulated sugar 1 tsp

Ingredients ready. Now let’s see how long this recipe is going to take. The complete time details are mentioned below in the table.

How Much Time Will it Take?

Preparation timeCooking timeTotal time
20 minutes 1 hour 10 minutes1 hour 30 minutes

After every valuable information, it’s now time for the most important part of the recipe. Come and make this cherry pie recipe at home with no compilations at all. It is an easy recipe and can be made by anyone.

Cherry Pie Recipe

cherry pie recipe
  1. In a medium saucepan, add cherries and keep it over the heat. Saute them until the cherries lose their moisture. It will take a few minutes to do so.
  2. Once the cherries’ juice is finally out, remove them from the heat, and in a mixing bowl, mix sugar and cornstarch.
  3. Add this mixture to the cherries and mix them well. Also, add the almond extract and mix it well.
  4. Keeping this mixture on low heat, cook it until the mixture gets thickened. Keep stirring continuously.
  5. After done, turn off the heat and let it cool. Check the consistency; if thicker, add some water and add a little cornstarch if thin.
  6. Keep your oven ready with a temperature of about 375F.
  7. Prepare your crust and divide it into half. Make sure it can fit in your pan. Now add this cherry mixture into this crust and a little butter along.
  8. The crust of the pie should be moist. Cut in the middle of the crust to make sure steam escapes from there. Sprinkle some granulated sugar on top and it is ready for baking.
  9. Bake it for about 50 minutes. Take it out of the oven and let it cool.

And your cherry pie is ready. Enjoy this masterpiece recipe and feel its delicious taste. Everyone is going to love it at the house.

Nutritional Breakdown of Cherry Pie

Here is the nutritional breakdown of this recipe that helps to manage your diet and intake of nutrients.

Calories 105
Fats 0 gm
Carbohydrates 24.7 gm
Sugar 10.6 gm
Protein 0 gm
Fiber 0 gm

How to Make Cherry Pie at Home | Video

Here is a video that will assist you while making this recipe. Watch this video to know more details and various other tips and tricks implemented to make it easier.

Video Credits: Inspired Taste

That’s it for today. This recipe is a must one and I hope you all will try it. Tell us how you made it and what it tastes like? Till then, stay tuned for more such recipes and have a great day! 

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