Pear and Almond Tart Recipe

Pear and Almond Tart

French. Foolproof. Froufrou. Fuss-free. Fenomenal. (Work with us.) Rarely does elegance come together with such ease.

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  • 35 M
  • 2 H
  • 18
All-Butter Pie Crust Recipe

All-Butter Pie Crust

Much as we love lard, we gotta say, this all-butter pie crust has a special place in our hearts. And on our thighs.

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  • 35 M
  • 2 H, 20 M
  • 4
Hot Buttered Rum Apple Pie Recipe

Hot Buttered Rum Apple Pie

An unconventional approach to apple pie that happily involves rum and lotsa butter. We guarantee it’s as memorable as the classic.

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  • 45 M
  • 4 H, 25 M
  • 22
Flaky Pie Crust Recipe

Flaky Pie Crust

What light through yonder window breaks? It is the east, and this flaky pie crust is the sun. (That’s how much we love this crust.)

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  • 25 M
  • 2 H, 45 M
  • 6
Peach Crostata Recipe

White Peach Crostata

Not familiar with the term “crostata”? We have a hunch you’re going to like what it means, which is essentially “less fussy than pie.”

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  • 20 M
  • 2 H, 20 M
  • 12
Raspberry Pecan Tart Recipe

Raspberry Pecan Tart

A tart that comes together with ease and elegance and sullies but a single bowl. (Just don’t let it slip to guests how truly easy it is.)

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 2
Lemon Meringue Tart Recipe

Lemon Meringue Tart

Michel Richard lets loose with some fanciful flourishes in fashioning this lovely tart—both the recipe and the artsy rendering.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 6
Back to Baking

Nut Tart Crust

No patience for pastry crust? Or perhaps you’re jus scared witless? Try this nutty little number that all but dispenses with kneading.

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  • 15 M
  • 2 H
  • 0
Chocolate Pecan Pie

Chocolate Pecan Pie

Pecans. Chocolate. Bourbon. Dunno about you, but that’s sufficient to make us forget all about that other traditional Thanksgiving dessert. Pumpkin who?

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  • 10 M
  • 55 M
  • 0

Shortcut Pie Crust

Perhaps the easiest pie crust ever. Actually, we take that back. Definitely the easiest peasiest pie crust ever. No kneading. No rolling out. Really.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 8
Caramel Pear Tarts

Caramel Pear Tarts

Nothing says sassy like swapping pears for apples in the classic French tarte tatin. What can we say? We like to live on the edge.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H
  • 4