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.

 Artichoke Pie

We're just going to throw this out there: your kids will love artichokes after you make this artichoke pie. Cheese combined with a flaky (pre-made!) pie crust will soon win your clan over both for its taste and simplicity. Get the recipe.

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— Erin Lem and Susie Foresman