It's just not the holidays without some pecan pie on the table. These nutty pies and tarts offer clever and lighter twists on this classic dessert.
Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner
If you're looking for an easy pecan pie recipe, this is it. To pack lots of pecans in the filling, we kept fat to a minimum in the simple-to-make piecrust, resulting in a biscuitlike texture.