Easy Strawberry Pie is a delicious recipe that works well for spring and summer seasons. It uses fresh strawberries and packaged strawberry gelatin in a graham cracker crumb crust with whipped topping. takes 20 minutes to prepare and 2 hours to chill for a delicatable and delicious dessert that all will enjoy. A great holiday pie recipe that you’ll want as a keeper as well. This is also a healthy, low calories, low fat, low sodium, low carbohydrates, low sugars, Weight Watchers (4 PointsPlus), (6 SmartPoints), diabetic-friendly and Heart-healthy recipe. Makes: (8) servings. Easy Strawberry Pie will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.
Prep Time: 20 Minutes.
Cooking Time: 20 Minutes.
Refrigeration Time: 2 Hours.
1 cup graham cracker crumbs
1/4 cup granular no-calorie sweetener, divided
3 Tbsp. margarine, melted
1/4 cup cornstarch
1-1/2 cups water
1 (0.3 oz) box sugar-free strawberry gelatin
4 cups fresh strawberries, quartered
1/2 cup thawed sugar-free whipped topping
1. Preheat oven to 375º F.
2. Mix 1 Tbsp of the granulated sweetener and the 3 Tbsp margarine together. Press onto bottom and up the sides of a 9″ pie pan. Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until lightly browned; cool.
3. Meanwhile, mix remaining granulated sweetener, cornstarch and water in a medium-size saucepan. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly; cook and stir 5 minutes or until thickened. Add in dry gelatin mix; stir 2 minutes or until completely dissolved.
4. Pour about 1/3 cup of the gelatin mixture into crust. Mix remaining gelatin mxture with strawberries; pour into crust. Refrigerate 2 hours or until firm. Top with the whipped topping. Cut into 8 equal sized servings.
Yield: 8 servings.
Serving Size: 1/8 of pie per serving.
Weight Watchers (4 PointsPlus), (6 SmartPoints)
Carb Choices: 1-1/2
1 Starch + 1/2 Fruit + 1 Fat
Calories: 150, Total Fat: 6g, Saturated Fat: 1.5g, Cholesterol: 0mg, Sodium: 160mg, Sugars: 7g, Carbohydrates: 21g, Fiber: 2g, Protein: 2g
Original recipe and image from: Kraft Foods. http://www.kraftrecipes.com/recipes/fresh-strawberry-pie-120041.aspx
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