9 Must-Have Tools for the Perfect Pie

So you’ve decided to make a pie? Congratulations 👏🏼  you’ve accomplished step one and found your way here—the ultimate list of pie making tools. Making pie is a process, but don’t be overwhelmed. In the end it’s really easy as long as you pay attention and follow directions. There are a million pieces of advice I […]

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Easy Caramel Apple Galette

Have you ever had a galette? I find it best described as: a pie with a sun roof. Get this…a galette is a low-maintenance, approachable dessert. They’re basically a down-to-earth rustic version of a pie. The best part? You really can’t mess it up. The only skills needed are the ability to fold your pastry […]

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Reese’s Peanut Butter Pie

Reese's Peanut Butter Pie Recipe - Pies Before Guys

Current status: eating leftover Reese’s Pieces for breakfast. I wish I had a nice slice of pie to go with it. But unfortunately for me, this Reese’s Peanut Butter Pie is long gone. The BF ate it in record time. So there’s a 100% chance I’ll make this again in the near future.

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Cheddar Sweet Corn Pie

If you haven’t noticed, I like to put *everything* in a pie pan. Especially things that aren’t conventional pie. (See: tater tots, dirt cup chocolate pudding, & thanksgiving leftovers). Cause honestly, rules were meant for breaking. Plus it’s 10x more fun to eat a pie. So today I bring you: cheesey corn pie. Essentially a […]

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Cold Brew Coffee Pie

Fellow caffeine lovers—today is a monumental day. Pour yourself a big cup cause it’s National Coffee Day. Not sure who made that designation…if it were me, I’d give coffee at least it’s own month. But nevertheless, as loyal coffee fans we can’t miss out on an opportunity to do what we do everyday celebrate coffee. […]

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Toasted S’mores Pie

It’s the first full week of fall, and it definitely feels like it in Chicago. There’s the slightest chill in the air which has me dreaming of apple cider doughnuts and pumpkin picking. Just because bonfire season is ending doesn’t mean we have to wait for s’mores until summer. Snuggle up with a cozy sweater […]

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Dirt Cup Chocolate Pudding Pie

Dirt Cup Chocolate Pudding Pie | via Pies Before Guys

I’ve always been under the impression that no one buys gummy worms unless you’re 5 years old or your kid is 5 years old. Tbh I don’t know the last time I even had a gummy worm. But guys, they’re actually v delicious. So why am I back on the gummy worm train? Well… Usually […]

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Caramelized Pineapple Cream Pie

It did not remotely feel like summer in Chicago this weekend. I woke up to a forecast of 44 and cloudy. We can only hope summer will make an appearance by August. So naturally in protest I channeled tropical weather vibes the best way I know how…pie. Nothing says summer like pineapple, right? So sit […]

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Southwest Chicken Pot Pie

It’s been gloomy and rainy all weekend in Chicago. The kind of weather that makes me want to do absolutely nothing. Do you think Spring will ever make an appearance? Saw this yesterday and it’s almost too accurate… Thanks for nothing, Spring. Since I’m pretty sure we’ll never get out of winter, we might as […]

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