Picnic Basket The Independence Picnic Basket is handmade in the USA. The Independence Basket is a round double pie carrier basket that features a swing carry handle, wooden divider tray, and a solid lid. Commonly referred to as a pie tote, pie taker, pie holder, pie plate holder it is designed especially to transport your delicious homemade pies. The removable wooden tray can also be used as a table, or food divider. Handmade in the USA Support local craftsman in the USA with your purchase of this authentic and classic American basket.