Charming Cherry Pie Recipe

Charming Cherry Pie Recipe

Picture yourself in a cozy kitchen, the aroma of freshly baked pie wafting through the air. The star of the show? A Charming Cherry Pie that’s as delightful to make as it is to eat. This recipe is a labor of love, bringing together the sweetness of cherries with the flaky goodness of a homemade pie crust. Let’s dive into creating this culinary masterpiece!


  • 2 cups of fresh cherries, pitted
  • 1 cup of granulated sugar
  • 2 tablespoons of cornstarch
  • 1/4 teaspoon of almond extract
  • 1 tablespoon of lemon juice
  • 1 package of pre-made pie crusts (2 crusts)
  • 1 tablespoon of unsalted butter, cut into small pieces
  • 1 tablespoon of milk
  • 1 tablespoon of granulated sugar (for sprinkling)


  1. Pit the cherries and place them in a bowl. Add granulated sugar, cornstarch, almond extract, and lemon juice. Mix gently and set aside to macerate for 30 minutes.
  2. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C).
  3. Roll out one pie crust and place it in a pie dish. Trim the edges and set aside.
  4. Fill the pie crust with the macerated cherry mixture. Dot the top with butter pieces.
  5. Roll out the second pie crust and place it over the filling. Seal and crimp the edges. Cut slits on the top for steam to escape.
  6. Brush the top crust with milk and sprinkle with granulated sugar.
  7. Bake in the preheated oven for 45-50 minutes, or until the crust is golden brown and the filling is bubbly.
  8. Allow the pie to cool completely before slicing and serving. Enjoy this charming cherry pie with a scoop of vanilla ice cream!

Preparation time: 30 minutes

Yields: 1 delicious Charming Cherry Pie

Indulge in the sweet and tangy flavors of this Charming Cherry Pie. Perfectly balanced, it’s a delightful treat for any occasion!

Nutritional information: Calories per serving – 320kcal, Total Fat – 12g, Saturated Fat – 5g, Cholesterol – 10mg, Sodium – 220mg, Total Carbohydrates – 55g, Dietary Fiber – 2g, Sugars – 30g, Protein – 3g

Picture yourself enjoying a warm slice of this Charming Cherry Pie, the flavors dancing on your taste buds. Each bite is a journey through a medley of sweet cherries and buttery crust. Whether shared with loved ones or savored on your own, this pie is sure to charm its way into your heart and onto your list of favorite recipes. Happy baking!

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