Vintage Pie Recipes

Feeling nostalgic for shoofly pie, buttermilk pie, or chess pie? Browse vintage pie recipes that will take you back to earlier days.

Staff Picks

Vinegar Pie VII

Rating: 4.5 stars 3
This vinegar pie recipe is more simple and quick than most. Top with whipped cream if desired.

My Grandma's Shoo-Fly Pie

Rating: 4 stars 117
Classic Pennsylvania Dutch recipe. Grandma's loving attention not included!

Buttermilk Pie II

Rating: 4 stars 16
Very rich and very sweet. Lots of butter and sugar highlight this buttermilk custard pie. It's a great recipe; I've been using it for years.

Brown Sugar Pie I

Rating: 4.5 stars 101
Brown sugar pie is a basic pie from Quebec, Canada. In French, it is Tarte au Sucre Brun. Delicious!!

Flapper Pie

Rating: 4 stars 27
Vanilla custard pie with meringue in a cinnamon-graham cracker crust.

Chess Pie IV

Rating: 4 stars 14
This was my grandmother's recipe; it's simple and wonderful.
By Elise Childs

Sour Cream Raisin Pie V

Rating: 4.5 stars 72
This one is topped with a unique brown sugar meringue!

Grandma's Lemon Meringue Pie

Rating: 4.5 stars 2973
Fresh lemon juice and lemon zest make this lemon meringue pie filling tart and lovely. And when it's poured into a waiting crust, topped with billows of meringue, and baked, it's downright dreamy.
By Allrecipes Member

Blueberry Pie

Rating: 4.5 stars 1933
A fresh blueberry pie with a gorgeous lattice top. Simple and delicious!

Apple Pie by Grandma Ople

Rating: 5 stars 11975
A unique and popular recipe. Sliced apples under a lattice crust get bathed with a sweet buttery sauce before baking.

Sweet Potato Pie

Rating: 5 stars 3110
This sweet potato pie is a favorite for everyone who's tasted it.

Fresh Rhubarb Pie

Rating: 5 stars 1238
Pretty double-crust rhubarb pie with a lusciously sweet and tart filling.

Inspiration and Ideas

Shoofly Pie V
Rating: Unrated 23
"I cannot seem to duplicate the awesome shoofly pie in Pennsylvania Dutch country, but this one is certainly the closest I have ever found!" – loving3angels
Buttermilk Pie with Molasses
Rating: Unrated 19
"This is a good pie for BBQs or picnics. Someone's always asking me what is in this pie." – Esther Nelson
Old Fashioned Coconut Cream Pie
Rating: 4.5 stars 1829

Coconut cream pie made with homemade custard covered with whipped topping.