How to Make the Best Cherry Pie in 3 Easy Steps!

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How to make the best cherry pie! Pi Pie Pi

Step 1: The Ingredients

Cleveland Heights Cherry Pie

12 ounce flour
8 ounces butter
4 ounces ice water
5 cups sour cherries, pits removed
1-1/4 cup sugar
1/3 cup corn starch


Step 2: How to Make the Pie!

     Cut the butter into the flour, mix in the water just till a dough forms (don't over work it). Chill the dough. Roll out three quarters of the dough to fill a pie dish, save the rest for the lattice crust (see this instructable for more detailed instructions on making a lattice crust, important to interlace the strips).

     Combine the cherries, sugar and cornstarch and toss. Pour the mixture into your pie shell, lay your lattice over this and pinch the edges to form an appealing rim. Bake at 425 degrees for 15 minutes then reduce the temperature to 350 and conintue baking for another hour or until the filling is thick and bubbling. Hands off until it's cooled a little! Serve with vanilla ice cream.


Step 3: Enjoy!

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    idawdaw

    4 years ago

    pie :)

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    mikayli

    5 years ago on Step 3

    nice!it turned out better than i thought delicious!!!

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    arronsparrowrawrmk

    Reply 6 years ago on Introduction

    I'm Glad u do :D I love pie and cherries, only if they're sweet of course :3. They taste better in a pie for me.

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    arronsparrow

    6 years ago on Step 2

    No Problem and your welcome I hope it tastes great! Good luck finding those cherries.

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    jlyvers743

    6 years ago on Step 2

    Oh, my, I can't wait! I have been wanting a cherry pie for so long! My grandmother and mother left without leaving a recipe. Im pretty sure this is the one. Grandma used to throw it together pretty fast. Now I just need to find a good supply of cherries.Thank you so much for posting!!

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    nycnyusa

    6 years ago on Introduction

    This was delicious!! We just moved into a new house and as soon as we saw the cherry tree I looked up this recipe!! Thank you so much!

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