25 Sweet and Savory Pies for Dinner and Dessert

Build an all-pie menu for your Pi Day celebration.

Fresh Plum-Ginger Pie with Whole-Wheat Lattice-Top ...

The best fruit pie you've never made starts with fresh plums and whole-wheat flo…

Apple-Cranberry Pie

Adding cranberries to an apple pie can result in out-of-balance flavors.

Shepherd's Pie

Think this classic of tender meat and rich gravy topped with mashed potatoes is …

Coconut Cream Pie

For our coconut cream pie, we wanted to get honest coconut flavor by using both …

Butterscotch Cream Pie

We investigate each crucial component of these luscious pies--custard filling, p…

Strawberry Pie

To preserve the pristine taste of fresh strawberries, thicken with a combination…

Greek Spinach and Feta Pie (Spanakopita)

Ideally, spanakopita is a hot and flavorful one-dish meal encased in a crispy, b…

Vanilla Cream Pie

We investigate each crucial component of these luscious pies--custard filling, p…

Dutch Apple Pie

Many recipes for Dutch apple pie are lackluster, but this version, in which the …

Triple Chocolate Chunk Pecan Pie

After patiently scouring dozens of recipes, we finally create a pie with silky s…

Maple Pecan Pie

After patiently scouring dozens of recipes, we finally create a pie with silky s…

Simple Chicken Pot Pie

Make full-flavored, fresh-tasting chicken pot pie without spending all afternoon…

Chocolate Hazelnut Tart

For those times when a spoon and a jar of Nutella just isn’t fancy enough.

Chicken Pot Pie With Savory Crumble Topping

Do you really want to spend hours cooking chicken, sautéing vegetables, and maki…

French Onion and Bacon Tart

French Onion Tart is similar to quiche but delivers a more refined slice of pie,…

Chocolate, Matcha, and Pomegranate Tart

There’s more to this tart than meets the eye. And there’s a heck of a lot that m…

Cranberry-Ginger Pear Pie

We came up with fresh, new flavors for our pie, but we still couldn’t avoid deal…

Italian Ricotta Pie (Ricotta Torta)

A simple ingredient list belies the complexity of this classic Italian dessert.

Chocolate Cream Pie

There’s no better match for our tender, flaky pie crust than a chocolate cream f…

Lemon Chiffon Pie

While elegant and easy to make, this classic dessert is often marred by a textur…

Pub-Style Steak and Ale Pie

There’s a place for marrying meat and vegetables under a pastry crust. This inte…

Apricot, Vanilla, and Cardamom Pie with Rye Lattice...

For a new type of summer fruit pie, we piled vanilla-scented fresh apricots into…

Skillet Tamale Pie

Tamale pie makes a terrific choice for a weeknight meal—but how to keep it out o…

Wicked Good Boston Cream Pie

This triple-component dessert would deserve a revival—if only we could make the …

Tomato and Mozzarella Tart

Tired of tomato tarts with soggy crusts and long preparation times? We experimen…