31 Delicious Pies for Pi Day
Caramel Cream Pie with Crispy Rice Topping
Humble ingredients like puffed rice cereal (transformed into a brilliant topping) and graham crackers (crushed with hazelnuts to yield a tender crust) are the core of this surprisingly luxe dessert.
Puff Pastry Apple Pie
Creamy Peanut Butter Pie
This delicious whipped-cream-topped peanut butter pie offers the perfect balance of sweet and salty flavors.
Chilled Grapefruit-Caramel Meringue Pie
In one cold, creamy dessert, layer pink grapefruit curd in a crunchy graham-cracker crust with caramel sauce and a delicate topping of fluffy meringue.
Key Lime Pie with Chocolate Almond Crust
French Silk Pie
A thin layer of rich ganache prevents the chocolate filling from making the crust here soggy. If you don’t want to make your own pie crust, simply use a 9-inch graham cracker crust.
Mountain Rose Apple Pie
Salted Caramel Pie
Flaky Pear Pie
Chef Grant Achatz's pie, inspired by his mom's, is as straightforward as it gets, with a melt-in-your-mouth all-shortening crust and a lightly sweetened pear filling with just a hint of spice.
Deep Dish Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie
Chocolate Cream Pie
This dreamy, creamy dessert started as a simple chocolate pudding made with workaday cocoa. Melissa Rubel Jacobson turned it into a homey, silky pie by adding a quick chocolate crust and vanilla-flavored whipped cream.
Coconut Custard Pie
Spiced Apple Pie with Cheddar Crust
Pumpkin Cream Pie in a Chocolate Crust
Pumpkin pie is not just for Thanksgiving. This silky pumpkin custard is baked in a crispy chocolate cookie crust, then topped with a dollop of tangy crème fraîche topping.
Georgia Peach Pie
Mom’s Mincemeat Pie
Deep-Dish Caramel Apple Pie
This mouthwatering deep-dish caramel apple pie is drizzled with a luscious homemade caramel sauce and topped with a crunchy oat streusel.
Brown Butter Pecan Pie with Espresso Dates
Here, sweet Medjool dates are balanced with bitter espresso and toasty brown butter for a pie that might look familiar but is surprisingly complex.
Lemon Meringue Pie
Passion Fruit Ice Cream Pie with Ginger Crust
Butterscotch Mousse Pie
Banana Cream Pie
A take on the classic, this is rum-spiked custard sandwiched between banana slices and swirls of whipped cream, topped with white chocolate curls.
Coconut Cream Pie
Every part of this fluffy pie from pastry chef Kierin Baldwin has coconut: the crust, the fillling and the topping.
Blueberry Pie with Rye Crust
Chess Pie with Crème Fraîche and Vanilla
Old-Fashioned Apple Pie
This is a purist’s pie that tastes of nothing but apples, with just a hint of spice and butter.Get the Recipe
This pie, which combines honey and dried lavender in a silky filling, topped with crunchy sea salt, is best with a mild-tasting honey such as clover, which really lets the lavender shine.Get the Recipe