True fans know that pastry love extends way beyond grandma’s apple pie. From shepherd’s to Boston cream, there’s more to pie than meets the eye. Click through the slideshow below to see some unexpected sweet and savory takes on your favorite slice.

Skillet Apple Pie

There's a new way to make apple pie and it doesn't involve pie crust meltdowns (yep, been there). Vetted by our Editorial Director, this recipe is made in a skillet and is almost as good as Grandma's. Get the recipe.

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