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Summer Strawberry Pie
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
4 hrs
Total Time
15 mins

Delicious perfect summer pie the whole family will love

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: america
Keyword: fruit pie, strawberry dessert, strawberry pie
Servings: 8 Servings
Calories: 403 kcal
Author: Aubrey
Graham Cracker Crust
  • 1 1/2 cup graham cracker crumbs
  • 6 tbsp melted butter
  • 1/4 cup sugar
Cream Cheese Layer
  • 8 oz Cream Cheese at room temperature
  • 2 tsp Vanilla
  • 1/4 cup sugar
Strawberry Jello Layer
  • 1 3/4 c water
  • 1 c sugar
  • 1/4 c corn starch
  • pinch salt
  • 1 3oz pkg Strawberry Jell-O (Substitute with peach Jell-O when using peaches)
  • 3 +C sliced fresh strawberries (for two 8 inch pies double this)
  • Whipped Cream for topping
Graham Cracker Crust
  1. Mix your graham cracker crumbs, butter and sugar together until all ingredietns are incorporated and wet. Press into 9 inch pie pie pan and bake at 375 for 6-7 minutes. Allow to cool.

Jello Layer
  1. In a saucepan combine water, sugar, cornstarch, and salt.
  2. On medium-high, cook until thick and clear.
  3. Add Jell-O packet and stir well.
  4. Take off heat and let cool.
Cream Cheese Layer Instruction
  1. Whip cream cheese, sugar and vanilla in a stand up mixer until creamy and smooth.

How to assemble the pie.
  1. Spread cream cheese into pie crust.

  2. Pile sliced strawberries on to cream cheese layer. 

  3. Pile them as high as you can.
  4. Pour cooled jello mixture over strawberries, until it reaches just below the top edge of the crust.
  5. Refrigerate 4-6 hours to set. Top with Cool Whip to serve! Enjoy!!
Recipe Notes


The jello filling makes about two 8 inch pies. If you are only making one 9 inch pie, there will be excess filling. Because there is excess filling this is why you add it very last. Don't mix it in with your strawberries and dump into pie, it will overflow.


Place pie to chill for about 3+ hours. When you are not eating the pie, place back into refrigerator. Because of the cream and jello it needs to stay chilled.

Nutrition Facts
Summer Strawberry Pie
Amount Per Serving
Calories 403 Calories from Fat 180
% Daily Value*
Fat 20g31%
Saturated Fat 11g69%
Cholesterol 54mg18%
Sodium 274mg12%
Potassium 67mg2%
Carbohydrates 54g18%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 42g47%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 645IU13%
Calcium 44mg4%
Iron 0.8mg4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.