Almost all summer long, the taster has been requesting a strawberry pie. So I did what any good girlfriend would do and made a strawberry pie. Of sorts.

It wasn’t your typical strawberry pie. It required only a few ingredients, no baking and incorporates my favorite part of pie. Homemade whipped cream! I’ve always loved freshly whipped cream, I remember my mom freezing the bowl and beaters and then getting out that little carton that with the help of some sugar and a few drops of vanilla, turns into something magical.

I don’t have a glass bowl (hint, hint taster) and I doubt freezing plastic has the same effect but the result was just as creamy as I remember.

Simple Strawberry Pie

Beat whipping cream and stevia together until stiff.

Gently fold in strawberries.

Spread mixture in the crust, garnishing with a few strawberry slices and refrigerate.

If you are like me, you will eat it right out of the pan before the taster even gets home. ;)

17 Comments (Reply )

  1. The Healthy Hostess
    Jul 30, 2010 @ 9:34 am

    That looks amazing! Yum! I might need to make that this weekend!


  2. Erika @ DrTeiRunner
    Jul 30, 2010 @ 9:43 am

    Ok… that sounds like something even I can make!! And supposedly you can do homemade whipped cream in the vitamix!! Thanks for the recipe :)


    • Emily
      Jul 30, 2010 @ 12:22 pm

      Of course you can! I swear the vitamix can do anything!


  3. Estela @ Weekly Bite
    Jul 30, 2010 @ 11:39 am

    This looks delicious! And perfect for summer!!!


  4. mary beth hughes
    Jul 30, 2010 @ 12:20 pm

    so pretty emily! we will have to do a pie exchange sometime soon. :)


    • Emily
      Jul 30, 2010 @ 12:22 pm

      I would definitely be the lucky one of that exchange :)


  5. Angharad
    Jul 30, 2010 @ 2:23 pm

    I am like you – I always scoff things out of the pan before anyone else gets a look in :)

    That pie looks so delicious! Fresh strawberries sound awesome right now.


  6. SheFit
    Jul 30, 2010 @ 5:15 pm

    oh yum! This sounds delicious and easy to make. I’m going to have to make this soon!


  7. lynn @ the actor's diet
    Jul 31, 2010 @ 1:40 am

    now this is a dessert even i can make!!!


  8. and flowers pick themselves
    Jul 31, 2010 @ 9:16 am

    looks delicious!

    xo Alison


  9. kate
    Aug 01, 2010 @ 7:48 pm

    oh my gosh! that looks perfect. i could definately go to town on that :)


  10. Katie@Cozydelicious
    Aug 01, 2010 @ 9:16 pm

    Yum! I love stawberries and cream. What a great pie!


  11. Emily
    Aug 01, 2010 @ 10:24 pm

    Your strawberries look like the most delicious shade of red. Mmmmm, this pie looks scrumptious!


  12. Holly
    Aug 02, 2010 @ 2:16 pm

    i cannot even begin to tell you how much i want to reach through the computer screen, dip my finger in that whipping cream and eat it all up. this looks AMAZING!


  13. eatingRD
    Aug 02, 2010 @ 5:34 pm

    That looks refreshing and perfect for summer :)


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