Rating: 3.85 stars
13 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 5
  • 4 star values: 5
  • 3 star values: 1
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  • 13 Ratings

This sweet-tart pie has a juicy filling. If you use frozen cherries, the filling will be even jucier.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens

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Credit: Andy Lyons

Recipe Summary

stand:
15 mins
bake:
55 mins to 65 mins at 375°
prep:
30 mins
Servings:
8
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Cherry Berry Pie

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Directions

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  • In a large bowl the sugars, cornstarch, and orange peel. Add cherries and blackberries; toss to coat. Let stand 15 minutes or until syrup forms, stirring occasionally.

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  • Preheat oven to 375°F. Prepare Pastry for Double-Crust Pie. On a lightly floured surface, slightly flatten one portion of dough. Roll dough from center to edge into a 12-inch circle. Wrap pastry circle around rolling pin; unroll into a 9-inch pie plate, easing the dough without stretching it. Trim pastry 1/2 inch beyond pie plate. Pour fruit mixture into pastry-lined pie plate.

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  • For lattice top, roll the remaining dough into a 12-inch circle. Cut pastry into strips 3/4- to 1 1/2-inch wide. Weave strips over fruit mixture in a lattice pattern. Press ends of strips into bottom pastry rim. Fold pastry over ends of strips; crimp edge as desired. Brush pastry with milk; sprinkle with additional granulated sugar.

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  • Place pie on a baking sheet; cover edges with foil. Bake for 30 minutes. Remove foil; bake for 25 to 35 minutes more or until filling is bubbly 2 inches from edge and pastry is golden. Cool on a wire rack. If desired, serve with Sweetened Whipped Cream

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If using frozen cherries, let mixture in Step 1 stand 45 minutes or until cherries are partially thawed. In Step 4, bake 45 minutes before removing foil.

Decorative Touch

Adorn your pie with a sweet cherry touch. Stamp out circles for cherries using small biscuit cutters. Make a leaf with a small teardrop pastry cutter, or use a knife to cut the shape freehand.

Nutrition Facts (Cherry Berry Pie)

512 calories; total fat 19g; saturated fat 7g; polyunsaturated fat 4g; monounsaturated fat 7g; cholesterol 15mg; sodium 351mg; potassium 244mg; carbohydrates 81g; fiber 4g; sugar 42g; protein 5g; trans fatty acid 2g; vitamin a 1234IU; vitamin c 14mg; thiamin 0mg; riboflavin 0mg; niacin equivalents 3mg; vitamin b6 0mg; folate 85mcg; vitamin b12 0mcg; calcium 43mg; iron 2mg.

Sweetened Whipped Cream

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  • In a chilled mixing bowl combine whipping cream, sugar, and vanilla. Beat with an electric mixer on medium speed until soft peaks form.

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Pastry for Double-Crust Pie

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  • In a large bowl stir together flour and salt. Using a pastry blender, cut in shortening and butter until pieces are pea-size. Sprinkle 1 Tbsp. ice water over part of the flour mixture; toss gently with a fork. Push moistened dough to side of bowl. Repeat with additional ice water, 1 Tbsp. at a time, until all of the flour mixture is moistened. Gather mixture into a ball, kneading gently until it holds together. Divide dough in half. Shape each portion into a ball.

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Reviews

13 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 5
  • 4 star values: 5
  • 3 star values: 1
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 2