Fresh strawberry cheesecake pie

This homemade Fresh Strawberry Pie is made with a flaky crust, cheesecake filling and is bursting with fresh strawberries. One of our favorite Summer desserts! #strawberry #cheesecake #pie #fresh #recipe #homemade #oldfashioned

This homemade Fresh Strawberry Pie is made with a flaky crust, cheesecake filling and is bursting with fresh strawberries. One of our favorite Summer desserts! #strawberry #cheesecake #pie #fresh #recipe #homemade #oldfashioned

Ingredients
  • 1 prepared graham crust
  • 8 oz cream cheese
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tsp lemon zest
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream
STRAWBERRY TOPPING
  • 4 cups strawberries washed & halved
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 3 tablespoons strawberry Jell-O
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
Instructions
  • In a large bowl mix cream cheese, lemon juice, lemon zest and sugar until fluffy.
  • In a medium bowl beat heavy cream until stiff peaks form. Fold whipped cream into the cream cheese mixture and spread in a graham crust. Refrigerate 2 hours.
  • In a small saucepan combine all topping ingredients except strawberries. Bring to a boil over medium heat and let bubble 1 minute. Pour over strawberries and toss to coat. Arrange strawberries over cream cheese and refrigerate at least 4 hours.