VIPs (Very Important Pies)

Dessert, In Season, Recipes, Summer
on July 11, 2011
Brandy Alexander Pie
Mark Boughton/Styling: Teresa Blackburn

There's nothing like living the pie life—it spoils you for all other desserts. And in summer, the creamier and cooler the better.

Here are five  of our best just-chilling summer sweets. Each is ideal as a make-ahead dessert for summer potlucks, grill-outs and all tomorrow's parties.