15 Comforting Pie Recipes To Make For The Holidays

Whether you’re hosting a family gathering or just looking for the perfect dessert to top off your holiday meal, these fifteen homemade pies are just the thing to make your celebration extra special. But it’s not just the flaky crust or sweet fillings that make them so comforting. It’s also the memories of holidays past that come along with each bite.

1. Lemon Cream Pie

An overhead view looking down on a lemon cream pie with one slice removed.
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Pucker up, baby! This pie is a sunshine-infused superstar, and it’s here to add some puckery, sweet goodness to your dessert table. Lemon Cream Pie is perfect to bring to potlucks, barbecues, and more.

2. Fresh Cranberry Pie

A slice of fresh cranberry pie sits on a white plate.
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This unique dessert is a tantalizing twist on traditional pies, offering a burst of tangy goodness that will awaken your taste buds. Fresh Cranberry Pie is a delightful experience that will have you craving its tangy allure long after the last crumb disappears.

3. Pumpkin Pie

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Pumpkin Pie made from scratch is a beautiful thing. This time of year, it’s definitely a pie that’s on our minds and on our holiday tables.

4. German Raspberry Pie

A close up of a German Raspberry Pie.
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This German Raspberry Pie is a unique recipe straight from the heartland. It’s not overly sweet but can also be sweetened to your tastes.

5. Kabocha Pie

A single slice of Kabocha Pie served on a white plate and topped with whipped cream.
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This might look like pumpkin pie, and technically, you could call it that. Kabocha is a Japanese pumpkin that makes even better pumpkin pie than sugar pie pumpkins do.

6. Easy Chocolate Pie

A slice of chocolate pie sits on a white plate, topped with chocolate chips and walnut pieces.
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Chocolate pie, with or without whipped cream, is a dessert sensation that’s a chocoholic’s dream come true, offering a symphony of rich, indulgent flavors that will make your taste buds swoon. This Easy Chocolate Pie is here to be your go-to recipe for chocolate-infused magic. Add your favorite toppings and enjoy!

7. Coconut Cream (Or Meringue) Pie

A slice of coconut cream pie sits on a white plate.
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Love a tropical-inspired pastry? This one is a culinary vacation that will whisk you away to palm-fringed beaches and turquoise waters, all from the comfort of your own kitchen. Just close your eyes, take a bite, and let this Coconut Cream (Or Meringue) Pie whisk you away to a tropical paradise.

8. Blueberry Pie

An overhead view of a whole blueberry pie, sliced with one slice missing.
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This sensational pie is a celebration of the humble blueberry. Whether enjoyed warm with a scoop of vanilla ice cream or served chilled on a sunny afternoon, Blueberry Pie is a slice of pure berrylicious bliss.

9. Banana Cream Pie

A slice of banana cream pie on a white plate. A drink sits to the right and the rest of the pie sits at the back.
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Banana lovers will find this delightful dessert is a dreamy escape to a paradise of flavors, where velvety “custard” and luscious bananas collide. Every forkful of this Banana Cream Pie will transport you to a state of pure banana bliss.

10. Easy Peanut Butter Pie

A slice of peanut butter pie on a white plate.
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Brace yourself for this Easy Peanut Butter Pie. Get ready to unleash your inner peanut lover with this epic pie adventure that will have you going nuts for more!

11. From Scratch Apple Pie

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This homestyle delight is a testament to the simple pleasures of life, capturing the essence of warmth and nostalgia in every bite. From Scratch Apple Pie is a homestyle delight that will warm your soul and remind you of the simple joys found in every lovingly baked slice.

12. Cherry Pie

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Cherry Pie is a mouthwatering delight that combines the perfect balance of tartness and sweetness. Get ready to treat yourself to a slice of Cherry Pie that will make you crave just one more delightful bite.

13. Naturally Sweetened Pecan Pie

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Naturally Sweetened Pecan Pie is every bit as delicious as the versions made with refined sugar or even high fructose corn syrup.

14. N’ice Cream Pie

A slice of this Ice Cream Pie from the side shows a nice thick layer of filling with sliced bananas and pecan pieces on top.
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This N’ice cream pie recipe uses only a few natural ingredients that when combined, create something utterly delicious and healthy. Plus, you can flavor it with any frozen fruit you like.

15. Amaretto Cream Pie with Almond Crust

A slice of partially eaten amaretto cream pie with an almond crust on a white plate with a fork.
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This Italian-inspired Amaretto Cream Pie with Almond Crust looks and tastes like a dream. The almond crust is perfectly buttery and pairs wonderfully with the sweet amaretto cream filling.

9 Recipes For Using Up Overripe Bananas

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Have ripe bananas lying around? Use them up before they go bad with one of these recipes that use ripe bananas.

5 N’ice Cream Recipes You Have To Try

A small white bowl sits filled with strawberry n'ice cream. A used wooden spoon sits in front of the bowl.
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N’ice cream is a fantastically refreshing dessert option. Made with 100% fruit, you never have to feel guilty about enjoying this treat.

17 Clean Eating Fat Bomb Recipes

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Trying to work a little more healthy fats into your sweet treats? These fat bombs deliver healthy fats while giving you a little something sweet to enjoy.

This originally appeared on The Gracious Pantry.

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