An unconventional approach to apple pie that happily involves booze and lotsa butter. Even more memorable than the classic.
A retro classic with a velvety coconut custard buried beneath billows of sweet, luscious, airy meringue and cushioned by a tender, flaky, buttery lard crust. You're welcome.
At long last, a slice of pumpkin pie can be considered complete in and of itself—no dollop of whipped cream required. Pumpkin and meringue. So happy together.
Known in some parts as tar heel pie, this ridiculously rich and gooey chocolate brownie pie is crazy easy to make—and just as easy to make disappear.
We're not going to do a song and dance to try to entice you to bake this cherry pie. We don't need to. Just look at it. A stunner, right? And wait'll you taste it. Here's how to make it.
A classic spring coupling, this melding of rhubarb and strawberries takes the form of sweet tart pie filling burbling beneath ginger-inflected goodness.
Sweet Potato Pie7/19
Sugar and spice and everything nice—that's what you'll find in this magnificently spiced traditional Southern pie.
Carefully concocted to rely on less sugar than the cloying milk chocolate cream pie of our childhood, this is a far more adult-friendly, yet still spectacularly satisfying, rendition of a classic.
Flaky Pie Crust9/19
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.)
Strange how such a sweetly stunning sensation can be just sugar, cream, flour, and vanilla. Couldn't be easier—or more enticing.
Lemon Meringue Pie11/19
An almost-but-not-quite-classic rendition of lemon meringue pie that's a lot less effort than you’d expect. And more payback than you can imagine in terms of its perfectly balanced sweetly tart lemon custard.
Drunken pumpkin? Punken drumkin? Drumpin punkdrunk? This innocuous seeming slice boasts just a tad more tipsy-inducing personality than your typical pumpkin 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.
"If I could make only one pie in my lifetime, this would be the one." That's what folks are saying about this conversation-stopping version of the campfire classic.
Banana Cream Pie15/19
Behold, the pie that prompted Beth M. Howard's parents’ marriage proposal. One taste and we understood why. We think you will, too.
Lemon Chess Pie16/19
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.
Maple Pecan Pie17/19
Distinct from other pecan pies in one notable way, this recipe draws on robust maple syrup to usurp cloying corn syrup. You're welcome.
Key Lime Pie18/19
DIY classic Key lime pie—including a handy little cheat sheet on substituting everyday limes for these puckery little Key suckers.
Fresh Peach Pie19/19
"Best peach pie in the world!" That's what folks are saying about this recipe. We're not going to argue.