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Blueberry Pie Filling
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Blueberry Pie Filling

Turn summer's berry bounty into something yummy! Homemade blueberry pie filling is so simple to make and even easier to preserve for a rainy day.
Course Sauces
Cuisine American
Cook Time 15 minutes
Servings 4 cups
Author Lisa B.


  • 6 cups blueberries
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1 tablespoon bottled lemon juice
  • 3 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon


  • Combine blueberries and sugar in a large saucepan over medium heat. Bring to a boil. Cook until blueberries become soft and start to release their juices, about 10 minutes.
  • Combine the lemon juice and cornstarch. Pour into the blueberries.
  • Stir in the cinnamon.
  • Continue to simmer until the juices begin to thicken, approximately five minutes. 
  • Remove filling from the heat. Pie filling will continue to thicken as it cools.