5 Pie Recipes Every 20-Something Should Know

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Baking a pie from scratch can be totally terrifying any time, but attempting it for a holiday gathering really ups the fear factor. But, we're here to help with five pie hacks that transform the classics into recipes we actually feel confident making. A couple of them only take five minutes from start to finish — yes, really! So whether you're new to holiday baking or just need a couple of time-saving tricks to make it through the stressful season, we've got you covered with a slew of simple, so-tasty recipes.

You Can Make This Berry Pie In Only 5 Minutes

Photographed by Danny Kim; Food Styling by Michelle Gatton; Prop Styling by Gozde Eker
A five-minute pie might sound impossible, but we promise it's not! Greek yogurt makes this berry recipe light and fluffy — the perfect way to finish a heavy holiday meal.

Greek Yogurt, Fruit & Whipped Cream Pie
Serves 8

Ingredients
1 pre-made graham cracker crust
1 (8-oz) tub of Cool Whip
2 (5.3-oz) containers of mixed berry Greek yogurt
3 cups strawberries, tops removed
1 cup blackberries
1 tbsp sugar (we used sugar in the raw)
Powdered sugar, for dusting, optional

Instructions
1. Mix the Cool Whip and yogurt together.

2. Spoon into graham cracker crust with a rubber spatula, creating a large divot in the middle for the berries, as shown.

3. Sprinkle sugar over berries and pile them artfully onto pie.
Photographed by Danny Kim; Food Styling by Michelle Gatton; Prop Styling by Gozde Eker