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Top Pie Places

Top Pie Places

Pi Day is celebrated every March 14th around the world. Although the day celebrates the Greek letter “Π” used in math, we are sharing our top picks of actual pie shops around the United States. We thought that would be more interesting than sharing our favorite math equations because who doesn’t love a good slice of pie?

1. Sister Pie – 8066 Kercheval Ave, Detroit, MI 48214

This bakery serves flavors that correspond to what is in season. Some of their flavors right now include salted maple and honey lemon meringue.

2. The Pie Hole – California, multiple locations

The Pie Hole serves both sweet and savory pies that change seasonally and even daily. They work with local vendors to provide the freshest and most delicious pie possible.

3. Dahlia Bakery – 2001 4th Ave., Seattle, WA 98121

If you are a fan of coconut cream pies, then this is the place for you! Dahlia Bakery is known for their famous Triple Coconut Cream Pie that will not disappoint.

4. Emporium Pies – Texas, multiple locations

Love apple pie? Emporium Pies makes one of the best you will ever have! Be sure to order the “Lord of the Pies.” They peel and chop ten apples and will hands down be the tallest pie you will ever see.

5. Four & Twenty Blackbirds – Brooklyn, NY, multiple locations

Making pies, runs in the family of this sister duo who owns Four & Twenty Blackbirds. They use their grandmother’s technique, along with their creativity with flavor combinations. They even published a book of pie recipes in 2013!

6. Scratch Bakery – 111 W Orange St., Durham, NC 27701

As the name suggests, everything is made from scratch at this bakery. Their pies have been featured in the New York Times, USA Today and other nationwide magazines.

7. P is for Pie Bake Shop – 2806 Corrine Dr. Orlando, FL 32803

This small batch bakery makes everything fresh from scratch daily. You can purchase whole pies to small hand-held pies that are perfect for a personal serving.

 8. Peggy Jean’s Pies – 3601 Buttonwood Dr., Ste E Columbia, Missouri

For people who might be intolerant to certain ingredients or who follow a vegetarian/vegan lifestyle, this is the bakery for you. This bakery offers vegan, gluten-free and portion-controlled options.


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