If you don’t like the sugary dessert versions, you can still enjoy pie (or its upside-down cousin, tarte tatin) on Pi Day. In fact, you’ll probably enjoy it more.

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Food Ideas (all of which go best with a green salad on the side)

  • Love to cook: Roasted root vegetable pie (or its upside-down cousin, tarte tatin), with or without meat
  • Weeknight reality: Quick shepherd’s pie
  • Need a miracle: Quiche from the deli counter

Recipe Links

Parting Thought

“It’s important in life to conclude things properly. Only then can you let go. Otherwise you are left with words you should have said but never did, and your heart is heavy with remorse.”

Yann Martel, Life of Pi