The Best Recipes For Pie To Celebrate Pi Day
Pi Day is March 14th and to celebrate we are dishing up over 20 delicious recipes for pie from a few of our most trusted California Grown Creators. These pies are loaded with some of the most delicious produce that California has to offer! There is a pie recipe here for every type of eater; from sweet and savory recipes for pie to portable hand pie recipes, and even a collection of recipes for pie crusts.
Recipes for pie dough.
Chances are if you are looking into recipes for pie, you are going to need recipes for pie dough also! Here are 3 of our favorite no-fail pie dough recipes from a few of our California Grown Creators.
Flaky Gluten-Free Pie Crust
Looking for a flaky gluten-free pie crust that tastes like it was made with whole grain wheat flour? The Bojon Gourmet spent years developing this recipe that tastes and feels just like her best whole wheat pie crust – light, crisp, buttery, and flaky.
This paleo pie crust recipe from the Bojon Gourmet rivals a wheat crust!
Almond flour, cassava flour, and tapioca flour build a smooth, pliant dough that you can roll, fold, flute, and weave. Gluten-free, grain-free, dairy-free, egg-free, with vegan and nut-free options. Use this grain-free pie crust in any pie recipe: pumpkin, apple, pecan, sweet potato – the pie’s the limit
Sweet recipes for pie.
Our California Grown Creators have dreamed up some of the most delicious fruit-filled recipes for pies that we have ever laid our eyes on! We have gathered a collection of truly delicious sweet pie recipes for every season. So no matter what happens to be growing when you get the craving for pie you can indulge.
This Blood Orange Ricotta Pie from Britney Breaks Bread is sure to be the star of your table!
It’s delicious, bright, summery, and easy to make! The crust is buttery, flaky, and sweet with a creamy custard filling that has chunks of orange in every bite!
This is not your traditional pumpkin pie. This pumpkin pie recipe from Britney Breaks Bread is sweet and creamy with a hint of sage to really make your tastebuds say “WHOA”!
This super easy, and super delicious lemon icebox pie from A Girl Defloured has just a few ingredients and a simple press-in crust.
This recipe for pie is perfect for using up extra Meyer lemons, regular lemons, and even limes!
A double dose of sorghum makes this gluten-free bourbon pecan pie from the Bojon Gourmet really shine; no corn syrup needed! Sorghum syrup gives the filling silky body and a complex taste, while the crust gets extra flake and flavor from sorghum flour.
This Peach Crumble pie from Bakes by Brown Sugar is a delicious combination of brown sugar cinnamon crumble, sweet peaches, and buttery pie crust.
If you like texture in your desserts you’ll love the combination of the crunchy crumble and soft California peaches!
Savory recipes for pie
Pie for dinner? Heck yes! We have gathered the most delicious savory recipes for pies that we have ever laid our eyes on! This collection of truly delicious savory pie recipes for every season. So no matter what happens to be growing when you get the craving for pie you can indulge.
This super-easy taco pie recipe by our friend Kyra Bussanich, owner of Kyra’s Bake Shop in Portland, Oregon, is a fantastic and delicious way to add extra California Grown veggies into your meal.
Made with spicy ground beef, fire-roasted tomatoes, olives, and piles of spinach, it’s topped with a crisp cornbread layer and Avocado Crema.
This delicious chicken pot pie recipe from A Girl Defloured is comfort food to the max. The filling can be made entirely from scratch, or entirely not, no judging here. Topped with flaky salt, fresh herbs, and the best, flakiest gluten-free pastry ever, this pie is a looker.
Recipes for pie that you can hold in your hand, aka hand pies!
Are you looking for portable pies that you can easily take on the go? Our California Grown Creators have dreamed up some of the most innovative recipes for hand pies that we have ever seen. Some are sweet, some are savory, some are baked, and some are fried. Good luck choosing which hand pie recipe to make first!
These ham and brie pop tarts from Eat the Love are super fun to serve and eat.
This savory pop tart is perfect for a light meal or a snack. The pastry crust has a subtle savory kick from the addition of mustard in the ingredient list. Hubba Hubba!
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