About Allison Kave

Allison Kave

Allison Kave is the founder of the made-to-order First Prize Pies pie shop on New York City's Lower East Side. She's also the author of a cookbook by the same name, First Prize Pies. Kave has taught pie making at the French Culinary Institute and the James Beard Institute.

Peanut Butter Pie Recipe

Peanut Butter Pie (aka Elvis Pie)

This pie marries the sweet, smoky, salty, nutty flavors of Elvis’s favorite sandwich in a rich, gooey, messy cream pie.

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  • 45 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 2
First Prize Pies Cookbook

Graham Cracker Crust

Crushed graham crackers. Melted butter. Slippery fingertips pressing said ingredients into a pie plate. Brings back memories.

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  • 10 M
  • 35 M
  • 6
S'Mores Pie Recipe

S’mores Pie

“If I could make only one pie in my lifetime, this would be the one.” That’s what folks are saying about this pie. Yep.

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  • 1 H
  • 2 H, 15 M
  • 3
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