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Pies Make Easter Even Sweeter

Posted by on Mar 15, 2015 in News, Pie Blog | 3 comments

Pies Make Easter Even Sweeter

It’s just about spring in our great state of Michigan! The Easter holiday is fast approaching and what better time to think of your special holiday meal. We invite you to call or come in to any Grand Traverse Pie Shop to select your perfect pie for the holiday. Pre-order your Easter Pie at any of our 15 shops in Michigan and Indiana and we’ll have the most delicious pie waiting for you and your family. Spring is all about light and fresh desserts – from lemon meringue to our wonderful cream pies (coconut, banana, chocolate,...

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Win $150 in Pie for Pi Day

Posted by on Mar 9, 2015 in News, Pie Blog | 4 comments

  Did you know 2015 is the most ‘epic’ of all Pi Days? While Pi Day falls on March 14 every year (to celebrate the first three digits of the mathematical constant π) this year’s holiday is extra special. Pi Day will give us a whole 10 digits when we reach 3/14/15 at 9:26:53 in the morning and in the evening. We are celebrating Pi in a BIG way! Not only are we sharing free slices of our Michigan ABC Pie in our pie shops, but we also have a special contest on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. Are you a Pi genius?...

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GT Pie Co Teams Up With Michigan Agriculture & Education to Celebrate Pi DAY

Posted by on Mar 8, 2015 in News, Pie Blog | 0 comments

GT Pie Co Teams Up With Michigan Agriculture & Education to Celebrate Pi DAY

Announcing an EPIC Pi Day this year at all Grand Traverse Pie Company shops. Pi Day, March 14, 2015 (3.1415), Grand Traverse Pie Company is proud to once again team up with Governor Rick Snyder, the Michigan Department of Agriculture & Rural Development (MDARD) and various agriculture partners, in encouraging Michiganders to celebrate math, education, and agriculture. This Pi Day is a “once in a lifetime” event as this year’s date aligns with the first five digits of Pi, 3.1415. MDARD, Michigan Farm Bureau, Michigan State University...

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Celebrate the ‘Epic’ Pi Day with Free Pie on March 14

Posted by on Feb 15, 2015 in Food, News, Pie Blog | 2 comments

Celebrate the ‘Epic’ Pi Day with Free Pie on March 14

Did you know 2015 is the “Epic” Pi Day? 3.1415 is March 14, 2015. Once again, Grand Traverse Pie Company is celebrating this mathematically significant day through pie… that’s P – I – E! GT Pie Co. is pleased to be celebrating Michigan agriculture, education, and pie. You can help us celebrate by visiting your local pie shop on March 14th. You’ll receive a free slice of our ABC pie with any purchase. These special pies are filled with all Michigan grown fruit – Apples, Blueberries, and...

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Share Our Mini Cherry Ganache Pie This Valentine’s Day

Posted by on Jan 29, 2015 in Food, News, Pie Blog | 0 comments

Share Our Mini Cherry Ganache Pie This Valentine’s Day

Back by popular demand for Valentine’s time we will once again offer our mini 6” Cherry Ganache Pie. This pie is our famous Cherry Crumb Pie (Chef Mario Batali’s favorite!) topped with a luscious layer of Ganache chocolate. To celebrate the love of all our sweetie pies out there we are offering our 6” Mini Cherry Ganache pies beginning Sunday, February 1st through Saturday, February 14th (Valentine’s Day), for $9.99. The Grand Traverse Pie Company believes that the Power of Pie deepens relationships. Pie is love, pie provides...

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Brighton Pie Shop Bakes Giant Michigan Birthday Pie

Posted by on Jan 22, 2015 in News, Pie Blog | 0 comments

Brighton Pie Shop Bakes Giant Michigan Birthday Pie

Did you know Monday, January 26th is Michigan’s 178th Birthday?! To celebrate the important holiday, our pie shop in Brighton created an awesome pie for the Awesome Mitten’s Birthday Bake Off. This beautiful pie is our famous Michigan ABC Crumb Pie – a combination of Apples, Blueberries, and Cherries. Our Grand Traverse Pie Company pie shops all use real locally sourced fruit; our cherries come from Montmorency County, our blueberries from Grand Haven, and northern Michigan spy apples. Don’t let the photo fool you...

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More Gluten-Free Goodness at GT Pie

Posted by on Jan 6, 2015 in Food, News, Pie Blog | 0 comments

More Gluten-Free Goodness at GT Pie

There’s even more Gluten-Free Goodness to love at GT Pie! We have once again expanded our line of gluten-free baked goods. Beginning in January you can enjoy our newest creation – our gluten-free chocolate cream mini pie! We now offer gluten-free cherry crumb, apple crumb, and chocolate cream available in our six inch mini pies. Come in and try one for yourself. You don’t need to be on a gluten-free diet to love these. Like our gluten-free cherry and apple crumb pies, the chocolate cream pie is made with a handmade shortbread...

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Celebrate National Pie Day on January 23rd

Posted by on Dec 31, 2014 in News, Pie Blog | 0 comments

Celebrate National Pie Day on January 23rd

Mark your calendars! National Pie Day is Friday, January 23, 2015! We’re happy to announce that we will once again be offering a FREE slice of Apple or Cherry Crumb pie with any purchase at any of our Grand Traverse Pie Company locations on that day. We also want to see how much you enjoy your free slice of fruit pie and what flavors you choose. Share photos of you with your family or friends enjoying your free pie on National Pie Day by using #LovePeacePie on Instagram or Twitter. We may even share your Pie Day photos on our Facebook,...

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The Power of Pie on WZZM 13

Posted by on Nov 28, 2014 in Grand Rapids, News, Pie Blog | 0 comments

We recently visited the WZZM 13 ABC studios on the Take 5 & Company Show to talk to Catherine about the Power of Pie! Whether it’s a family gathering or for those in need, we love to help through the power of pie. Through our program, Your Piece Counts, a portion of pie sales go directly to help those in need all year round throughout the state. We love being a part of your holiday traditions! Our pies are available in the Grand Rapids area at our 28th Street pie shop in Grand Rapids as well as at our pie shop in the Pheasant Run...

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Give the Gift of Pie this Holiday Season

Posted by on Nov 2, 2014 in News, Pie Blog | 9 comments

Give the Gift of Pie this Holiday Season

Happy Holidays to you all from Grand Traverse Pie Company! With the warmth of the season come thoughts of sharing special moments together with friends and family. Remember to think pie when deciding on that special gift for your holiday gatherings. Grand Traverse Pie Company offers beautiful gift cards that make great gift giving ideas. From November 28th through December 31st GT Pie will give you a free greeting card with every gift card purchased. This card has a beautiful winter scene from Northern Michigan on the front and will make you...

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