Still, cutting butter into flour to make for a flaky, buttery crust can be a bit tedious and time consuming, so there are moments when shortcuts and cut corners are the most feasible of baking options. On Thanksgiving day when the oven is stuffed with turkey, stuffings, veggies and more, those pie in a pinch shortcuts are overwhelmingly attractive.
Don't be intimidated by from-scratch pie, there are easy ways to bake up something just as delicious without all the work. To make things even easier, we've dug up those solutions and gathered them for you here!
Read on for our top five easy pie recipes for Thanksgiving, and be sure to let us know what you plan to serve on Thursday in the comments section.
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