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“Better Call Saul” for some of our pies

Posted by on May 29, 2014 in News, Pie Blog | 0 comments

“Better Call Saul” for some of our pies

What do you do if your lawyer gives you advice? You probably take it right? That’s what we did when a famous legal counselor gave us a call and told us to send some of our pies. The popular Saul Goodman, the fast-talking character who worked his way around the law on the hit AMC TV show Breaking Bad is spinning off onto his own in Better Call Saul, which will debut later this year. When AMC started production on the show earlier this month they called the Grand Traverse Pie Company and requested 20 of our pies for a kickoff BBQ to...

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HuffPost Taste applauds our Chocolate Stout Pie

Posted by on May 29, 2014 in Food, News, Pie Blog, Traverse City | 0 comments

HuffPost Taste applauds our Chocolate Stout Pie

We know many people would love to live in Michigan, but now we know the foodie experts at The Huffington Post have that dream as well. Earlier this week, The Huffington Post’s HuffPost Taste reviewed our Chocolate Stout Pie, a delicious new specialty pie available now and featured for Father’s Day. HuffPost proclaimed that we had “introduced a new pie to us that’s to die for — or at least move across the country for…” After being featured on The Huffington Post, news of our Chocolate Stout Pie spread...

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GT Pie Co. teams with Right Brain Brewery to create “Chocolate Stout Pie”

Posted by on May 27, 2014 in Food, News, Pie Blog | 0 comments

GT Pie Co. teams with Right Brain Brewery to create “Chocolate Stout Pie”

Just when you thought you’ve tasted it all, along comes a pie that will amaze your taste buds. Are you a fan of chocolate? Are you a fan of great beer? If you answer a resounding YES to those questions, then you’ll love the new pie creation from our pie masters and the brew masters at a Traverse City brewing company, coming soon to our pie shops. The Grand Traverse Pie Company and Right Brain Brewery have teamed to create a new “Chocolate Stout Pie” that’s available at GT Pie Company locations for a limited...

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Pie Dough Club members get a special deal on Mother’s Day

Posted by on May 7, 2014 in News, Pie Blog | 0 comments

Mother’s Day is May 11th. Bring your Mom in and thank her for all she’s done – the rides to soccer practice, the band aids for your boo-boo’s, and the countless meals she made for you. Our Pie Dough Club members get $1 off our Strawberry Champagne Pie. Our famous crumb pie made with strawberries to celebrate the Spring season and Mom! This delicious pie is topped with a dough banner and heart that says MOM and is then drizzled with Chocolate Ganache to top it all off! Made just for all the mom’s that are special...

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Grand Traverse Pie Company Celebrates ‘National Pie Day’ with Allegra FootPrint Fund Awards to Non-Profits

Posted by on Jan 23, 2014 in News, Pie Blog | 0 comments

Grand Traverse Pie Company (GT Pie) will celebrate the delicious comforts of PIE during National Pie Day on Thursday, January 23, 2014. National Pie Day was created by the American Pie Council. As part of our American heritage, this day is a perfect opportunity to pass on the comforts of pie and celebrate one of America’s favorite foods – Pie. To celebrate the Power of Pie in our Portage Community GT Pie is teaming up with Allegra Print and Imaging of Portage to honor nonprofits in the community. Grand Traverse Pie Company will be...

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Up North Getaway contest winner looking forward to Northern Michigan visit

Posted by on Jun 10, 2013 in News, Pie Blog, Traverse City | 0 comments

Up North Getaway contest winner looking forward to Northern Michigan visit

Last summer, Katie Wibking and her husband spent a week on beautiful Lake Michigan hanging out with friends and enjoying their wedding festivities.  The trip was made all the better when Katie stumbled upon Grand Traverse Pie Co. while exploring downtown Traverse City. During the trip, Katie and her husband ate at the Pie Co. no less than four times, and they even brought a pie home as a (quickly devoured) souvenir! When the Pie Company ran their Up North Getaway Contest this last May, Katie eagerly entered. When she was notified that she...

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Petoskey Pie Shop under new ownership

Posted by on Jun 2, 2013 in News, Pie Blog | 1 comment

Petoskey Pie Shop under new ownership

You think you’re busy? Amy Westphal probably has you beat, and she does it all with a positive attitude. Westphal took over as owner of the Grand Traverse Pie Company in Petoskey on April 26. Operating a restaurant is a daunting task for anyone, but Amy has transitioned to it pretty well. She’s used to juggling schedules, meeting deadlines, handling a crisis or two, and doing it all while having to make sure everyone around her is happy. You see, Amy was a stay-at-home Mom for more than three decades, and she’s raised (or is...

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GT Pie Co. pies available online from FoodyDirect

Posted by on May 1, 2013 in Food, News, Pie Blog | 2 comments

GT Pie Co. pies available online from FoodyDirect

When a few folks who love good food hosted a Super Bowl party a few years ago, they ordered some seafood from a restaurant in New England. The seafood was shipped across the country, was a big hit at the party, and FoodyDirect was soon born. FoodyDirect is a website that scours the United States for great food that’s available via delivery. Grand Traverse Pie Co. pies are proud to part of FoodyDirect, sitting alongside other tasty dishes from other corners of the country in many categories. The website doesn’t just offer menu items...

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Wedding pies make unique dessert

Posted by on Apr 11, 2013 in Featured, News, Pie Blog | 3 comments

Wedding pies make unique dessert

Anyone can offer cake on their wedding day, but for something unique that your guests will remember (and savor), how about Wedding Pies? The Grand Traverse Pie Company is helping to set a new trend by catering pies for weddings. With the spring and summer wedding seasons fast approaching, now’s the time to think about what tasty dessert treats you’ll serve on your once-in-a-lifetime day. Some GT Pie locations offer a giant wedding pie in a large tin that produces pies ranging from 40 to 50 pounds! Contact your local Pie Shop to see...

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New items available for limited time starting in April

Posted by on Apr 9, 2013 in News, Pie Blog | 1 comment

New items available for limited time starting in April

It’s springtime at the Grand Traverse Pie Company. The GT Pie team has created a limited time menu filled with fresh flavors of the season. Making its debut this month, at each Grand Traverse Pie Company Shop are fresh new menu items chocked full of delectable flavors. The new ‘Salad Wraps’ are a fresh and healthy choice; each are loaded with crispy salad ingredients in a tasty tomato, spinach or wheat wrap- baked chicken is always a great accompaniment on any of the new wraps. Back by popular demand the tasty ‘Spinach Salad’ made...

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