Summer fruit pies

It’s said that wine is sunlight held together by water. The same might be said of a perfect piece of summer fruit, from golden nectarines and peaches to raspberries and plums.

Pies and tarts bring out the full essence of the fruits’ flavor and are such a simple, elegant icon of the season.

Here we offer four takes — including one paleo and one vegan and raw — on the classic summer pie. Tips for delicious, classic pies »