Spiced Maple Pecan Pie

Spiced Maple Pecan Pie with Star Anise

Here’s a nifty little trick. Reduce maple syrup until sticky, infuse it with spice, and rely on it to impart its ridiculously intense essence to pecan pie.

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  • 30 M
  • 4 H, 20 M
  • 3
Drunken Pumpkin Bourbon Tart Recipe

Drunken Pumpkin Bourbon Tart

Drunken pumpkin? Punken drumkin? Drumpin punkdrunk? This innocuous seeming slice boasts just a tad more, uh, character than your typical pumpkin pie.

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  • 30 M
  • 3 H
  • 4
Sweet Pastry Dough

Sweet Pastry Dough

This all-butter, no-fuss pastry crust comes together with ease and flakiness thanks to a little well-worded hand-holding that caters to pastry-making virgins.

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  • 15 M
  • 15 M
  • 2
Tarte Tatin

Tarte Tatin

A tarte Tatin is nothing more than a tart turned upside down, nothing less than pastry perfection. Its name is French for “caramely apple goodness atop a buttery crust.”

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 6
Peach and Creme Fraiche Pie

Peach and Crème Fraîche Pie

Whether you seek convention or innovation, you’ll find it in this haute yet humble peach pie, which draws on tradition yet still wields some surprises.

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  • 30 M
  • 2 H, 25 M
  • 8
Lemon Chess Pie

Lemon Chess Pie

This Southern creation is a simple affair. Just eggs, butter, sugar, and, of course, lemon, it’s a pleasantly homey dessert, perfect for any afternoon or occasion.

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  • 10 M
  • 55 M
  • 12
Milky Way Tart

Milky Way Tart

Can’t beat this Milky Way tart with a stick. It’s a Flour Bakery specialty, and no wonder: buttery crust, milk chocolate mousse, chocolate curls, and caramel.

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  • 45 M
  • 9 H
  • 4
Flour

Pâte Sucrée

This crust recipe from Flour Bakery in Boston is simple to make, buttery beyond belief, and is the perfect pal for rich fillings, as with the Milky Way Tart.

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  • 15 M
  • 2 H, 45 M
  • 2
Chocolate-Peanut Butter Mousse Tart Recipe

Chocolate-Peanut Butter Mousse Tart

Bet you’ll never go back to a Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup after experiencing this lighter-than-air peanut-butter mousse and knee-weakening chocolate ganache topping.

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  • 35 M
  • 2 H, 50 M
  • 37
Sweet Peanut Butter Cookie Tart Crust Recipe

Sweet Peanut Butter Cookie Tart Crust

This incredibly delicate yet intensely flavored crust is the ideal foundation for Chocolate-Peanut Butter Mousse Tart.

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  • 20 M
  • 40 M
  • 4
Un-Pumpkin Pumpkin Pie

Caramelized Butternut Squash Pie

What’s an un-pumpkin pumpkin pie? It’s pie made with caramelized butternut squash, spices, and a splash of brandy. It’s subtly different than the classic yet still oh so perfect for Thanksgiving.

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  • 35 M
  • 2 H, 35 M
  • 0
In The Kitchen with a Good Appetite

Perfect Piecrust

This easy piecrust is just that: Easy. High-fat European butter gives it its richness and superb flakiness. Use this pie crust for all your baking.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 1
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