Is there any dessert more patriotic than a freshly baked pie? We think not. Treat your family and friends this Independence Day by baking off one - or more - of these tasty recipes. Whether you prefer traditional apple or decadent chocolate cream, these are the all-American pie recipes you need to know.
This rhubarb pie contains no distractions, like strawberries The crust is made with shortening (Butter is fine if you want a French tart, but it's not American pie unless it's made with shortening, the author Anne Dimock said.) The top is marked with 8 razor-thin vents.