Save on Pinterest

35 Gorgeous Pies to Make Right Now

Craving a slice of sweet, flaky perfection? From bubbly, fruit-filled classics to silky cream indulgences, each of these impressive pies is guaranteed to please!

1 / 35
Strawberry Crumble PieTaste of Home

Strawberry Crumble Pie

I host an annual pie-making party before Labor Day. We host a pig roast on our farm every year, but the pies take center stage at the end of the meal. Beth Howard, Donnellson, Iowa

2 / 35
Chocolate S'mores TartTaste of Home

Chocolate S'mores Tart

I created this tart for my kids, who love having s'mores on the fire pit. Its truly indulgent. We simply can't get enough of the billowy marshmallow topping. Dina Crowell, Fredericksburg, Virginia

3 / 35
Key Lime Cream PieTaste of Home

Key Lime Cream Pie

I am very proud of this luscious no-bake beauty. It's so cool and refreshingperfect for any summer potluck or get-together. Wherever I take this pie, it quickly disappears, with everyone asking for the recipe. Shirley Rickis, Lady Lake, Florida

4 / 35
Perfect Plum & Peach PieTaste of Home

Perfect Plum & Peach Pie

I created this recipe for in-season summer fruit. The plums give the pie a splash of color as well as flavor, and the crumb topping is both easy and excellent! Rachel Johnson, Shippensburg, Pennsylvania

5 / 35
Strawberry Pretzel PieTaste of Home

Strawberry Pretzel Pie

This cool no-bake strawberry pretzel pie is the perfect antidote for your sweet tooth this summer. Made with pantry staples, and well, as easy as pie to make, its become one of my familys most requested warm-weather treats. Shauna Havey, Roy, Utah

6 / 35
Chocolate Caramel Hazelnut PieTaste of Home

Chocolate Caramel Hazelnut Pie

I love chocolate, caramel and hazelnuts, so I came up with a recipe that has all three. If you don't have a food processor, place crust ingredients in a zip-top freezer bag and smash with a rolling pin. Debbie Anderson, Mount Angel, Oregon

7 / 35
Juicy Cherry PieTaste of Home

Juicy Cherry Pie

Lucky you! Tart, or sour, cherry season is in the heart of summer. Choose fresh tart cherries that are bright in color, shiny and plump. They should feel relatively firm when pressed lightly. Karen Berner, New Canaan, Connecticut

8 / 35
Cookie Butter PieTaste of Home

Cookie Butter Pie

After trying Biscoff for the first time, I decided to create this no-bake cookie butter pie. You can substitute peanut butter or a different spread if you'd like. Katrina Adams, Mount Olive, Alabama

9 / 35
Mixed Berry PieTaste of Home

Mixed Berry Pie

Here's a delightful way to enjoy summertime fruits. If you're short on one of the berries, just make up the amount with one of the other fruits in the pie. Elaine Moody, Clever, Missouri

10 / 35
Honey Lemon Meringue PieTaste of Home

Honey Lemon Meringue Pie

My husband especially enjoys this lemon meringue pie recipe with condensed milk. His mother made a similar treat for him when he was a child, but it was rewarding for me to create a recipe of my own that he loves so much! Portia Gorman, Los Angeles, California

11 / 35
Raspberry-Rhubarb Slab PieTaste of Home

Raspberry-Rhubarb Slab Pie

"Slab pie" is a pastry baked in a jelly-roll pan and cut in slabs like a bar cookieor a pie bar, if you will. My grandfather was a professional baker and served pieces of slab pie to his customers back in the day. Here is my spin, featuring rhubarb and gorgeous red raspberries. Jeanne Ambrose, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

12 / 35
Root Beer Float PieTaste of Home

Root Beer Float Pie

This is the kind of recipe your kids will look back on and always remember. And you don't even need to use an oven. Cindy Reams, Philipsburg, Pennsylvania

13 / 35
Cape Cod Blueberry PieTaste of Home

Cape Cod Blueberry Pie

We Northeasterners have been baking this pie since the 18th century. Settlers wouldve used little wild blueberries and topped it with cream. I do, too. Nancy O'Connell, Biddeford, Maine

14 / 35
Buttermilk Pie with PecansTaste of Home

Buttermilk Pie with Pecans

Branch out from the usual pecan pie with a creamy-crunchy version that comes out of the oven golden brown. Big slices are even better with a dollop of whipped cream.Kathy Harding, Richmond, Missouri

15 / 35
Buckeye PieTaste of Home

Buckeye Pie

Everyone that eats this pie raves about it! You can cover the whole top with ganache, but leaving part of the filling bare is the traditional way to make it. Mary Northrup, Alpine, New York

16 / 35
Peanut Butter 'n' Jelly PieTaste of Home

Peanut Butter 'n' Jelly Pie

A chocolate crumb crust is topped with a rich peanut butter layer, then strawberry preserves and whipped cream. The tasty peanut butter and jelly pie is sure to appeal to the youngand the young at heart. Vikki Rebholz, West Chester, Ohio

17 / 35
Cheese Huckleberry PieTaste of Home

Cheese Huckleberry Pie

This huckleberry pie has a cookielike press-in crust, a fluffy cream filling and a layer of luscious huckleberries on top. I think it really shows off the lovely dark glossy berries. Dianne Doede, Trout Lake, Washington

18 / 35
Grandma's Sour Cream Raisin PieTaste of Home

Grandma's Sour Cream Raisin Pie

The aroma of this pie baking in my farm kitchen oven reminds me of my dear grandma who made this pretty pie for special occasions. Beverly Medalen, Willow City, North Dakota

19 / 35
Rhubarb Cherry PieTaste of Home

Rhubarb Cherry Pie

As a young girl, I dreamed of being able to make pies like my mother. (Her rolling pin, which I inherited, was 2 ft. long and 8 in. wide!) In fact, this is Mom's rhubarb strawberry pie recipe with cherries instead. I first made this pie for a church gathering 20 years agoever since, everyone's looked for it at every potluck! Eunice Hurt, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

20 / 35
Butterscotch PieTaste of Home

Butterscotch Pie

This pie's filling is like creamy pudding and is crowned with golden peaks of meringue. Cary Letsche, Brandenton, Florida

21 / 35
Strawberry TartTaste of Home

Strawberry Tart

This swift-to-fix, creamy strawberry tart boasts a crunchy chocolate layer tucked next to the crust. Try making individual tartlets instead of one big one. Dawn Tringali, Hamilton Square, New Jersey

22 / 35
Easy Pink Lemonade PieTaste of Home

Easy Pink Lemonade Pie

I love bringing something sweet to a potluck, but I dont like spending all day in the kitchen. Saltine crust is amazing with a no-bake, tart-sweet strawberry lemonade filling. Gina Nistico, Taste of Home Food Editor

23 / 35
White Chocolate Fruit TartTaste of Home

White Chocolate Fruit Tart

It takes a little time to make, but this tart is absolutely marvelous, especially in summer when fresh fruit is in abundance. Claire Darby, New Castle, Delaware

24 / 35
Lime Basil PieTaste of Home

Lime Basil Pie

This sweet tooth satisfying dessert has a unique taste, plus less calories and fat than the traditional key lime pie.Samara Donald, Redmond, Washington.

25 / 35
Browned Butter Apple Pie with Cheddar CrustTaste of Home

Browned Butter Apple Pie with Cheddar Crust

How do you make good old-fashioned apple pie even better? Enhance the crust with shredded cheddar cheese and stir browned butter into the filling. Wonderful! Kathryn Conrad, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

26 / 35
Easy Peanut Butter & Pretzel PieTaste of Home

Easy Peanut Butter & Pretzel Pie

My crispy, salty pretzel crust just begs for a creamy no-bake peanut butter filling and a layer of chocolate ganache. Gina Nistico, Taste of Home Food Editor

27 / 35
Creamy Hazelnut PieTaste of Home

Creamy Hazelnut Pie

I've always been a big fan of peanut butter. Then I found chocolaty Nutella hazelnut spread and I was hooked! I even changed one of my all-time favorite pie recipes by substituting that ingredient. Lisa Varner, El Paso, Texas

28 / 35
Creamy Pineapple PieTaste of Home

Creamy Pineapple Pie

Creamy Pineapple Pie is a light and refreshing dessert that's quick to make and impressive to serve. This is one of our favorite ways to complete a summer meal. Sharon Bickett, Chester, South Carolina

29 / 35
Creamy Coffee PieTaste of Home

Creamy Coffee Pie

Its easy to stir mini marshmallows, mini chocolate chips and crushed sandwich cookies into coffee ice cream to create this irresistible frozen dessert. Cherron Nagel, Columbus, Ohio

30 / 35
Star-Studded Blueberry PieTaste of Home

Star-Studded Blueberry Pie

Family and friends say this patriotic pie is better than a local favorite from one of our best neighborhood restaurants. Sometimes, I switch things up and use gooseberries for half of the blueberries. Nancy Barker, Silverton, Oregon

31 / 35
Marshmallow-Almond Key Lime PieTaste of Home

Marshmallow-Almond Key Lime Pie

Summer is peak season for Key limesa must for this pies distinctive sweet-tart flavor. Unlike other Key lime pies, mine has a smooth marshmallow layer on top that makes it stand out as a crowd favorite. Judy Castranova, New Bern, North Carolina

32 / 35
Fresh Blackberry PieTaste of Home

Fresh Blackberry Pie

I grew up on a farm, and we always picked fruits in early summer and used them to make desserts. This blackberry pie is a real stunner. Gladys Gibbs, Brush Creek, Tennessee

33 / 35
Caramel-Pecan Apple PieTaste of Home

Caramel-Pecan Apple Pie

You'll love the smell in your kitchenand the smiles on everybody's faceswhen you make this scrumptious caramel apple pie recipe. It takes me back home to Virginia and being at my granny's table. Jean Castro, Phoenix, Arizona

34 / 35
Dar's Coconut Cream PieTaste of Home

Dar's Coconut Cream Pie

When I whip up a toasted coconut cream pie, my family goes wild and the pie vanishes. Darlene Bartos, Shoreview, Minnesota

35 / 35
Easy Cream PieTaste of Home

Easy Cream Pie

Fresh berries and cream pieits a simple, classic combination just like Grandma used to make. My version gets you out of the kitchen and into your lounge chair quickly. Enjoy! Gina Nistico, Taste of Home Food Editor

Amy Glander
Amy is a book editor at Taste of Home where she gets to pour her passions for food and storytelling into trade and series cookbooks. When she’s not writing or editing, you’ll find her antiquing, cooking and baking from her favorite vintage cookbooks and exploring Milwaukee’s urban beauty with her digital SLR in hand.

Popular Videos