With so many options for crusts and fillings, baking a pie can seem like a seriously intimidating endeavor. But it shouldn't be! These 10 delicious pie recipes -- with their tasty tricks and simple instructions -- will make you a pie master in no time. There's a reason for the expression!
Break Into These Next-Level Cream Puffs Courtesy of Joy the Baker
A lattice crust might sound too complicated for the average baker, but with
Joy’s step-by-step photos and crystal-clear instructions, you’ll quickly become a pro. Recipe here.
Key ingredients: Buttermilk Brown sugar Strawberries Butter Flour Courtesy of Rikki Snyder
This sweet and tart recipe keeps the focus on the bursting raspberries, which look pretty damn delectable. Get it
Key ingredients: Sugar Creme de cassis Pie crust Raspberries Cornstarch Courtesy of Baker by Nature
Circular pies are a thing of the past thanks to these personalized Key lime treats, served on a stick for extra summery vibes. Make ‘em
Key ingredients: Graham cracker crumbs Egg yolks Sweetened condensed milk Semisweet chocolate Key lime juice Courtesy of How Sweet Eats
Does it get any more summer than s’mores? We think not. Gooey, chocolatey results
Key ingredients: Graham cracker crumbs Heavy cream Semisweet chocolate Marshmallows Eggs Courtesy of Whisk Kid
We’re digging the sweet strawberry-cinnamon filling and peanut butter-infused crust. The pie of your PB-lovin’ dreams is right
Key ingredients: Flour Peanuts Strawberries Peanut butter Butter Courtesy of Spicy Southern Kitchen
Combine cream cheese, sweetened condensed milk, and frozen pink lemonade concentrate into a deliciously refreshing pie enveloped in a buttery graham cracker crust. Make it
Key ingredients: Graham cracker crumbs Cream cheese Sweetened condensed milk Frozen pink lemonade Cool Whip Courtesy of Half Baked Harvest
We’re suckers for the boozy, bourbon-laced filling, plus it's ready for the oven in just 30 minutes. Bake it
Key ingredients: Almond flour Flour Eggs Cherries Blueberries Bourbon Courtesy of How Sweet Eats
Once you're past the hurdle of pitting all those cherries, this sweet and tangy recipe is a total breeze. Add the amaretto whipped cream to cut the tartness of the fruit. It’s
Key ingredients: Flour Butter Cherries Amaretto Almond extract Courtesy of Cup of Sugar Pinch of Salt
Skillet-sautéed blueberries are baked in a traditional crust for a uniquely rustic pie experience. Fragrant thyme adds an unexpected, but not unwelcome note. Recipe
Key ingredients: Butter Blueberries Fresh thyme Egg Flour Courtesy of Mel’s Kitchen Café
The blueberry and cream filling is decadent enough before you add a buttery pecan streusel topping. Pie heaven's
Key ingredients: Sour cream Egg Blueberries Chopped pecans Unbaked pie crust
Christine Fischer is a freelance writer dedicated to a strict diet of Champagne, cookies, and the occasional pizza. Follow her on Facebook and Instagram.