Salted Butter Tart

A ridiculously creamy–and relatively simple–homemade caramel filling graces this properly flaky pastry. Salted butter–lots of it–lends this dessert just the right amount of decadence.

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  • 30 M
  • 2 H
  • 28

Deep-Dish Sour Cream–Apple Pie with Cardamom Streusel

This sour cream apple pie is so deep, it’s made in a springform pan. The apple filling is tangy with sour cream, and it’s all topped with the streusel.

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  • 1 H
  • 6 H
  • 23

Sweet Potato Tart Tatin

A classic revisited, this sticky sweet tart gilds sweet potatoes rather than apples in caramel for a surprise take on a standby that’s every bit as sophisticated as the original.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 0

Bourbon Pumpkin Tart with Walnut Streusel

Think pumpkin pie, but with its Thanksgiving finery on. A streusel topping gives the bourbon-pumpkin tart a special toasted walnut-cinnamon flavor and crunch.

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  • 40 M
  • 4 H, 40 M
  • 0

Grasshopper Pie

Grasshopper pie, the minty ice cream pie, is reworked. This version of the pie is made with homemade ice cream, less creme de menthe, and chocolate crust. You have to love it.

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  • 50 M
  • 50 M
  • 3

Gingered Pear and Raspberry Pandowdy

Much like a cobbler or a crumble or a crisp, a pandowdy melds sugar and spice with fruit and buttery topping to spectacular effect.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 1

Raspberry-Cinnamon Streusel Tart

What makes this raspberry-cinnamon streusel tart special is utterly fresh raspberries and Sri Lankan cinnamon. Seek out the best raspberries you can find.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2

Banana Cream Pie with Chocolate and Cinnamon

This chocolate banana cream pie is a traditional banana cream pie that has been kitted out with a chocolate crust and ganache, bananas, and whipped cream.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 35 M
  • 10

Raspberry-Nectarine Pie

Designed to serve just two, this wee dessert is big on summer flavors, not on leftovers that will tempt you morning, noon, and night.

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  • 40 M
  • 2 H, 25 M
  • 4

Portuguese Almond Torte | Bolo de Amêndoa

Dense, rich, and flourless, this cake is a favorite among the Portuguese. It takes its unforgettable taste from almonds, lemon zest, cinnamon, and vanilla.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 33

Brown-Bag Apple Pie

This pie, baked in a paper bag in the grill, is filled with apples and topped with brown sugar streusel. Impress guests by ripping open the bag at the table.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 4

Frozen Lemon Meringue Pie

This is a cool spin on the classic lemon pie. A sorbet-ice cream filling stands in for the usual custard and the whole pie gets popped in the freezer.

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  • 20 M
  • 5 H, 20 M
  • 2

Chocolate Budino Tartlets with Sea Salt and Olive Oil

A chocolate crust cradles a creamy chocolate custard filling garnished with a drizzle of olive oil and a sprinkling of sea salt. Be still our hearts.

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  • 1 H
  • 2 H, 40 M
  • 0

Honey-Ginger Apple Tarts with Cinnamon-Sugar Walnuts

Apples, walnuts, and a drizzle of honey give these croustades, or tarts, their outrageously autumnal flair. The crispy, flaky pastry isn’t bad, either.

  • Quick Glance
  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 25 M
  • 0
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