Monday, February 21, 2011

Things to Make: Cherry-O Cream Pie!

This is family President's Day tradition (in honor of George Washington, and the infamous Cherry tree) is a lovely Cherry-O Cream pie dessert after dinner! My hubby's mom used to make it for their family when he was growing up...and I love being able to carry on the tradition! It's the yummiest no-bake cheesecake dessert ever - HONEST!

Here's the recipe:

Cherry-O Cream Pie

1 14oz can of Sweetened Condensed Milk
1 8oz package of Cream Cheese
1/3 c lemon juice
1 tsp vanilla
1 graham cracker crust
1 16 oz can of Cherry pie filling

1. Whip sweet con. milk, softened cream cheese, lemon juice, and vanilla, until smooth.
2. Pour into graham cracker crust.
3. Spread Cherry pie filling on top.
4. Chill for at least 3-4 hours, on a lower shelf in your fridge.
5. Consume rapidly, and fall into a deep sugar coma 15 minutes later! YUM!!!

(P.S. Mine never last long enough to have a beautiful picture like the one above taken of them...this one's from recipezaar! Image Source.)

I'm also linking to Mom's Crazy Cooking this week, where the theme is CHERRIES!

**And I've been included in Saturday Mornings Best of February Round 4 finalists!!



Sweetened by Kagi said...

This looks yummy! Thank you for sharing :)

Katie @ This Chick Cooks said...

I love cheesecake and your's looks great! Your photo is really nice and bright too.

ps- Every Wednesday I feature recipes from all around blogland and I'd love for you to stop by.

shopannies said...

love desserts and this one looks so yummy plus what a great choice for presidents day


We are having a "CHERRY" theme this week on THIS WEEK'S CRAVINGS! We'd love for you to come on over and link up this fabulous recipe!

amanda j said...

This makes me so sad that no one else in my family likes cherry pie filling. :( I guess I could make it anyway...and then eat the whole thing myself... ;D

DANA said...

I found you through Someday Crafts and would love for you to come link up at my link party! Every month the featured links have a chance to win tons of prizes, just for linking!


Thanks for linking to THIS WEEK'S CRAVINGS! Don't forget to come back next week for "kid-friendly recipes"

Lori said...

This is what I would have my mom make for me instead of birthday cake every year! I LOVE it! Thanks so much for linking up to Thrilling Thursday @ Paisley Passions. If you have time, come by and link up to Fun w/Food Friday tomorrow too :) Have a great weekend!

annawhocropsalot said...

Ooh, thanks for the reminder to bake something my husband loves: cherry pie!

Looks great. I printed it out, and into my recipe book it goes!

AllieMakes! said...

Thanks for sharing your recipe.
Thanks for linking up to Making It With Allie! I can't wait to see what you have for next week!

DANA said...

You made the finals! Here is the link!

Anonymous said...

That looks so good my mouth is watering! Hollie

Karen@SimpleBlue said...

Voted again!

Is that voting toast moldy?

heartnsoulcooking said...

VOTED and became a NEW!!! follower!!!
This looks so YUMMY!!! and a must try in my book!!!
Come by and visit.

Steph @ somewhatsimple said...

this looks so yummy! I have it on my list of things to feature- thanks for linking to my link party!

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