14 Pie Recipes That Are Easy as Pie

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If you’re a pie lover, then you might be feeling like there’s no place for your favorite food within your healthy eating regimen. After all, how can you possibly stay on track to achieving your goal weight while also eating pie recipes?

Fortunately, that’s exactly what you can do. At Nutrisystem, we’re all about finding ways that people can still enjoy dishes that they love without completely derailing their plans to eat healthy. That’s why we’ve rounded up these 14 simple-to-make pie (or pie-inspired) recipes that show just how easy it is to eat healthy while still enjoying great food.

Enjoy making these 14 pie recipes that are easy as pie:

1. Mini Pumpkin Cream Cheese Pies >

pumpkin pie

Calories per Serving: 83

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 SmartCarb

There’s no doubt that pumpkin pie is a seasonal favorite that many look forward to. But it also packs in quite a lot of fat and calories, which could prevent you from enjoying it as much as you want to. Fortunately, there’s a guilt-free version that will still completely satisfy your craving. While pie crust is notorious for being loaded with butter, this easy homemade version is made from rolled oats, medjool dates and almond milk. Since pumpkin is rich in vitamins, these mini pies are delicious while also being quite the nutrition powerhouse.

2. Crustless Cranberry Pie >

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Calories per Serving: 124

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 SmartCarb and 1 Extra

During the holiday season, there is much attention paid to the cranberry—and for good reason. Cranberries unique tart flavor makes for great pies and other baked goods. Unfortunately, most of these choices are also packed with calories and sugar—but not our version! Our cranberry pie uses a whole wheat crust plus healthful ingredients like almonds, applesauce and Greek yogurt.

3. 4-Step Skinny Chocolate Cream Pie >

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Calories per Serving: 228

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 2 Extras

If chocolate is your go-to dessert, you’re going to love this simple-to-make pie that uses healthy ingredients. Made with raw walnuts, medjool dates and tofu, this rich and chocolatey pie would fool any chocolate lover into thinking they’re indulging. In reality, this pie is quite healthy with minimal sugar. If you’re unable to enjoy dairy, you can rest assured that your slice of pie fits your dietary needs.

4. Maple Chocolate Pecan Pies >

maple pecan

Calories per Serving: 90

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 3 Extras

If pecan pie is a temptation, you’ll want to try this healthier version that won’t set you off track. Traditional pecan pie recipes are made with a good amount of corn syrup, brown sugar and buttery, fat-packed crust. Our version uses healthier ingredients for its sweet flavor, such as maple syrup, stevia, cinnamon and vanilla.

5. Sweet Potato Pecan “Pie” >

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Calories per Serving: 176

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 SmartCarb, 1 PowerFuel and 1 Extra

This recipe is an interesting twist on pecan pie that uses a baked sweet potato as its base. It is then packed with sweet ingredients like cinnamon, coconut oil, maple syrup, stevia and of course, topped with pecans. You get the fiber and major boost of vitamins and minerals from the sweet potato, while still enjoying the flavors of your favorite pecan pie recipes.

6. Apple Pie Yogurt Parfait >

apple parfait

Calories per Serving: 186

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 SmartCarb and 1 PowerFuel

If apple pie recipes are your favorite, then you’re going to love this healthy twist that takes the flavors of pie and mixes them into a healthful parfait. Apple, cinnamon, nutmeg, calorie-free sweetener and vanilla are blended and layered with protein-rich Greek yogurt for a dessert that can be enjoyed on-the-go.

7. Raspberry Chocolate Mousse Pie >

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Calories per Serving: 157

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 SmartCarb and 1 PowerFuel

There is something so decadent about a mousse-based dessert. Unfortunately, despite its fluffiness, mousse isn’t typically light fare. It’s usually made from heavy cream and sugar. Our version’s secret ingredient is tofu—giving you that creamy and fluffy texture without compromising the flavor. This dessert is still quite rich in chocolatey taste and is deliciously topped with fresh raspberries for some added flavor and fiber.

8. Crustless Pumpkin Pie >

pumpkin pie

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 SmartCarb

Another easy-to-make and delicious-to-enjoy pie that uses pumpkin—a seasonal favorite! Right off the bat, this pie is made healthier with no crust. All of the ingredients are simply mixed together and baked in a pie pan. You can top it with some whipped cream and a sprinkle of pumpkin pie spice before digging in.

9. Instant Pot Mixed Berry Crumble >

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Calories per Serving: 136

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 SmartCarb and 2 Extras

If you’ve got an Instant Pot, then you’re going to want to whip up this healthy berry crumble that can be ready to go in just 10 minutes. It will fool you into thinking you’re indulging on a decadent berry pie. In reality, everything about this dessert is guilt-free. It even packs in plenty of antioxidants with all of its berry-goodness. At just 136 calories per serving, it’s a dessert that you can truly feel good about.

10. Heart-Shaped Raspberry Pies >

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Calories per Serving: 164

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 SmartCarb and 3 Extras

These heart-shaped raspberry pies look as good as they taste. Surprisingly, they’re very simple to make. The whole wheat crust is filled with a simple raspberry filling made from fresh raspberries, corn starch and lemon juice. They’re made with love yet still low in calories.

11. Pumpkin Pie Protein Smoothie >

pumpkin smoothie

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 PowerFuel, 1 Extra and ½ SmartCarb

Looking for a totally unique way to fit more pumpkin into your life? This Pumpkin Pie Protein Smoothie tastes just like your favorite pie—with zero of the guilt. It uses healthful ingredients like Greek yogurt, pumpkin puree and milk to whip up a decadent drink that fits into your Nutrisystem plan. Enjoy your pie while you’re running out the door!

12. Key Lime Pie Energy Balls >

energy balls

Calories per Serving: 244

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 PowerFuel, 1 SmartCarb and 1 Extra

Energy balls are a great snack to enjoy when you’re looking for a little bit of fuel. These energy balls are unique in the fact that they taste just like Key Lime Pie, thanks to the use of some key lime juice and zest. Of course, they also include protein-packed ingredients like cashews, almonds and dates.

13. Chicken Pot Pie >

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Calories per Serving: 267

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 SmartCarb, 2 PowerFuels and ½ Vegetable

If the pie that you’re craving is actually a dinner pie, then you’ll want to try this healthy version of Chicken Pot Pie—everyone’s favorite comfort food. This recipe contains a healthy dose of veggies with a delicious biscuit topping to give you the delicious taste that you love. It’s likely to become a permanent staple in your weekly dinner rotation.

14. Skinny Shepherd’s Pie >

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On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 Nutrisystem Dinner and 1 Vegetable

Everyone knows that Shepherd’s Pie is the superstar when it comes to comfort meals. With buttery mashed potatoes, it’s not usually a diet-friendly dish. Our take, however, uses Nutrisystem’s Roasted Turkey Medallions to keep it light. This is a much healthier version that will fill you up and leave you feeling satisfied the way that only comfort food can.