Martha Stewart’s Strawberry Icebox Pie

Salvatore June 10, 2013 4
Martha Stewart’s Strawberry Icebox Pie

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My wife recently tried her hand at one of Martha Stewart’s pie recipes: the Strawberry Icebox Pie. The resulting dessert was light, delicious and perfect for the summer.

Here is the recipe and our pics.

Martha Stewart's Strawberry Icebox Pie Recipe

Ingredients

  • 10 graham crackers (2 1/2 by 5 inches)
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 5 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cranberry juice
  • 2 quarts strawberries, hulled and thinly sliced (a few whole berries reserved for garnish)
  • 1/4 cup cornstarch
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • In a food processor, blend graham crackers with 2 tablespoons of sugar until finely ground; add butter and pulse until crumbs are moistened.

Martha Stewart's Strawberry Icebox Pie Crust Prep

Martha Stewart's Strawberry Icebox Pie Mix

  • Press mixture into the bottom and up the side of a 9-inch pie plate Bake until crust is lightly browned, 12 to 14 minutes.Transfer to a wire rack and let cool completely.

Martha Stewart's Strawberry Icebox Pie Crust

  • Meanwhile, in a medium saucepan, combine 3/4 cup sugar, cranberry juice, 2 cups strawberries, cornstarch, and salt.
  • Using a potato masher, gently mash strawberries. Bring to a boil; reduce to a simmer and cook, stirring frequently, until very thick, about 1 minute. Remove from heat and let cool slightly. Stir in remaining strawberries.

Strawberries for Martha Stewart's Strawberry Icebox Pie

  • Pour into cooled pie crust. Refrigerate until set, at least 4 hours (or up to 1 day).

Martha Stewart's Strawberry Icebox Pie Filling

  • In a large bowl, beat cream until soft peaks form. Sprinkle 2 tablespoons sugar over cream and continue to beat until soft peaks return (do not overbeat).

Martha Stewart's Strawberry Icebox Pie Topping

  • Spread whipped cream over pie, leaving a 1 1/2-inch border around edge. Garnish with whole berries. Enjoy.

Martha Stewart's Strawberry Icebox Pie

4 Comments »

  1. NadC August 18, 2011 at 9:05 pm -

    Yum :)

  2. Penny August 21, 2011 at 11:48 am -

    Looks great!!!

  3. Lus August 23, 2011 at 9:36 pm -

    wow that looks solid!

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