Strawberry Pie Filling Recipe

Strawberry Pie Filling Recipe

Strawberry Pie Filling Recipe is made with fresh strawberries and Jello. It tastes so much better than the store-bought version!

Course Dessert, Sauces
Cuisine American
Keyword Strawberry Pie Filling
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 5 cups
Calories 329 kcal
Author Catalina Castravet


  • 6 cups fresh strawberries cored and sliced
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • Zest of 1 lemon
  • 1 cup white granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup cornstarch
  • 1 1/4 cup water
  • 1 3.4- ounce box strawberry Jell-O powder


  1. In a large bowl, stir together the strawberries, lemon zest, and lemon juice. Set aside.
  2. In a large saucepan over medium heat, whisk together the sugar, cornstarch, and water until smooth and combined. Bring to a boil and boil for 1 minute.
  3. Add the strawberries, gently stir in and simmer for 2-3 minutes.
  4. Remove saucepan from the heat and gently stir in the Jell-O powder, careful to not crush the strawberries.
  5. Let the mixture cool at room temperature for 2 hours, then refrigerate until fully chilled and settled. Transfer to a sealed container and refrigerate for 5 days.
  6. Use on pies or other desserts.
Nutrition Facts
Strawberry Pie Filling Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 329
% Daily Value*
Fat 0g0%
Saturated Fat 0g0%
Cholesterol 0mg0%
Sodium 122mg5%
Potassium 264mg8%
Carbohydrates 81g27%
Fiber 3g13%
Sugar 69g77%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 20IU0%
Vitamin C 101.6mg123%
Calcium 28mg3%
Iron 0.7mg4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.