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Fresh Strawberry Pie

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Ingredients
  Unflavored gelatin 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Water 1 Tablespoon
  Fresh strawberries 6 Cup (96 tbs), rinsed and hulled
  Cornstarch 3 Tablespoon
  Sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Grated orange rind 1 Teaspoon
  Red food coloring 3 Drop (Adjust Quantity As Needed)
  Almond extract 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  9 inch pie shell 1 , baked and cooled (Or 1 Recipe)
Directions

In a small bowl, combine gelatin and 1 tablespoon water.
Set aside.
Measure 4 cups whole strawberries of uniform size.
Place strawberries, points up, on bottom of pie shell.
Place remaining 2 cups strawberries in a bowl and crush with a fork or potato masher.
Place in a saucepan over medium heat.
Add cornstarch, sugar and water.
Cook, stirring constantly, until thick and clear.
Remove from heat and add gelatin.
Cool and add rind, food coloring and extract.
Pour into pie shell, cover and refrigerate.
Chill several hours before serving.
Top with Whipped Dessert Topping if desired.

Recipe Summary

Feel: 
Cool
Dish: 
Pie
Ingredient: 
Strawberry

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