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18 Things That'll Help You Bake The Best Pie Ever

I only have ~pies~ for pie 👀.

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1. A regular 9" ceramic pie plate or a set of four mini pie plates so you can bake the size of the pie you need and serve up a nice wavy pie crust.

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Get them from Walmart: the regular pie plate for $12.72 or the four mini pie plates for $15.88

2. A non-stick rolling pin that'll keep your buttery flaky pie crust from sticking to everything in sight when you roll it on out. Try chilling your rolling pin in the freezer before use for even better results!

Get it from Walmart for $10.52 or from Jet for $10.52.
Walmart

Get it from Walmart for $10.52 or from Jet for $10.52.

3. A mesh flour sifter or an automatic sifter for anyone who has many pies to bake and no time for lumps and clumps.

Get them from Walmart: a stainless-steel mesh flour sifter for $7.63 or an automatic flour sifter for $8.81
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Get them from Walmart: a stainless-steel mesh flour sifter for $7.63 or an automatic flour sifter for $8.81

4. A stainless-steel pie server and a guide to slicing perfect pieces of pie so you can serve with 100% elegance.

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Learn how to get clean, beautiful slices of pie from Food 52.

Get it from Walmart for $3.97 (dishwasher-safe).

5. And a stainless-steel pie cutter that'll give you eight even pie slices in a snap and prevent fights over who gets the biggest piece at the holiday table this year.

Get it from Walmart for $8.
Walmart

Get it from Walmart for $8.

6. A ceramic pie bird who is ready to give you crispier pies and no sticky fruit leaking over the crust every time you bake!

Learn how to use a pie bird from Bakepedia.Get a ceramic pie bird from Jet for $6.07.
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Learn how to use a pie bird from Bakepedia.

Get a ceramic pie bird from Jet for $6.07.

7. A set of autumnal-themed pie crust cutters that'll help ensure your cranberry pecan pie is the visual centerpiece of your delicious feast.

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Get the full recipe for cranberry pecan pie from Barbara Bakes.

Get the set of six autumn pie crust cutters from Walmart for $5.87.

8. A pie crust protector ideal for protecting those delicately decorated pie crusts from over baking as the scent of freshly baked heaven fills your whole house.

Get it from Walmart for $6.94.
Walmart

Get it from Walmart for $6.94.

9. A cast-iron pan that'll add to the rustic vibe of this gorge caramel rose apple pie. Cast-iron cooks a nice brown crust like no other pie pan, IMO.

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Get the full recipe from Tasty.

Get the nine and a half inch pre-seasoned cast-iron pan from Walmart for $20.58.

10. A 10-cup food processor with an automatic scraper you can use to start cutting fat into your pie crust and save yourself some time!

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Get the full start to finish instructions for any fruit pie using a food processor from The Pioneer Woman.

Get the 10-cup food processor from Walmart for $44.99.

11. A handy video of pie crust hacks for anyone who wants to add a decorative ~edge~ to the next pie they bake.

View this video on YouTube

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These all look scrumptious 😍.

12. A stainless-steel pastry cutter you can count on when it's time to cut tons of cold butter into the dough, so you have a perfect pie crust every time.

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My best pie-baking tip is, you can never ever have too much butter.

Learn how to make the perfect pie crust from The Pioneer Woman.

Get the pastry cutter and spatula set from Walmart for $10.99.

13. A non-stick pie pan you'll use when you forgot you promised to bring your famous apple crumb pie to the pot luck and there is just no time to worrying about greasing and dusting other pans.

Get it from Jet for $10.98.
Jet

Get it from Jet for $10.98.

14. A veggie-packed chicken pot pie recipe worthy of serving family style or in these super cute ramekins your dinner guests shall adore.

View this video on YouTube

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Get a set of six porcelain ramekins from Walmart for $11.26.

15. A pumpkin pie recipe featuring a maple pecan crumble and a vegan peanut butter cup pie recipe for anyone who aims to impress without the help of a fancy decorated top crust.

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Get the vegan peanut butter cup pie recipe from The Minimalist Baker or the pumpkin pie with maple pecan crumble recipe from Tasty.

Get a six-pack of Libby's pumpkin puree from Walmart for $17.88.

16. A bottle of pure vanilla extract, a two-pack of roasted cinnamon, and a bottle of apple pie spice to bring the season's greetings and flavors into each pie you bake.

Get them from Walmart: McCormick's pure vanilla extract for $8.98, a two-pack of roasted cinnamon for $5.96, and apple pie spice for $4.94
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Get them from Walmart: McCormick's pure vanilla extract for $8.98, a two-pack of roasted cinnamon for $5.96, and apple pie spice for $4.94

17. A pastry brush so you can put egg wash on sweet and savory pies for that yummy golden brown finish.

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Get a natural pastry brush from Jet for $2.43.

18. And an easy-release, non-stick springform pan that'll have you churning out the deep dish pies we all dream about.

Get the full recipe from Food 52. Get a 10" springform pan from Walmart for $8.87.
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Get the full recipe from Food 52.

Get a 10" springform pan from Walmart for $8.87.

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