Skip to Content

Lemon-Raspberry Pie

  • Save Recipe
  • Prep 45 min
  • Total 3 hr 45 min
  • Servings 8
  • Save
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Email
  • Print
Ready to make?
  • Save
  • Share
  • Keep Screen On
Raspberries layered with a lemony, light and luscious filling will make this one of your favourite springtime desserts.
Created Apr 23, 2018
  • Save
  • Share
  • Keep Screen On


  • 1/2 box (1 crust) Pillsbury™ refrigerated pie crusts, softened as directed on box
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped pecans

  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 egg yolk, beaten
  • 1/4 to 1/3 cup lemon juice

  • 6 oz (170 g) cream cheese, softened (from 8-oz/250 g package)
  • 1/4 cup icing sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon lemon extract
  • 3 cups frozen whipped topping, thawed
  • 1 tablespoon milk
  • 3 cups fresh raspberries, or frozen (thawed) raspberries without syrup, dried on paper towels
  • Mint sprigs, if desired


  • 1
    Heat oven to 450°F. Make pie crust as directed on box for One-Crust Baked Shell, using 9-inch glass pie plate--except press pecans in bottom of crust. Generously prick crust with fork. Bake 9 to 11 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool 15 minutes.
  • 2
    Meanwhile, in 1-quart saucepan, mix granulated sugar and cornstarch. Stir in water, butter and egg yolk. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture boils and thickens. Boil 1 minute. Remove from heat. Stir in lemon juice. Pour into cooled baked shell. Refrigerate 1 hour.
  • 3
    In small bowl with electric mixer, beat cream cheese, icing sugar and lemon extract on medium speed until smooth. On low speed, beat in whipped topping until well blended. Beat in milk until topping mixture is smooth and spreading consistency. Spread thin layer of topping around edge of crust over cooled filling.
  • 4
    Reserve 8 whole raspberries for garnish. Arrange remaining raspberries over top of filling. Spoon and gently spread remaining topping over raspberries. Garnish with mint sprigs and reserved raspberries. Refrigerate 2 hours before serving. Cover and refrigerate any remaining pie.

Expert Tips

  • Tip 1
    2009 © and ®/™ of General Mills
  • Tip 2
    Bake-Off is a registered trademark of General Mills ©2009

Nutrition Information

410 Calories, 24g Total Fat, 3g Protein, 45g Total Carbs, 23g Sugars

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 8
Total Fat
Saturated Fat
Trans Fat
Total Carbs
Dietary Fiber
% Daily Value*:
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
© 2024 ®/TM General Mills All Rights Reserved

Explore Categories