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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 | 11 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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The Holidays are Coming!

Posted by on Nov 1, 2014 in Food, News, Pie Blog | 10 comments

The Holidays are Coming!

The wonderful feel of the crisp weather in Michigan surrounds us! We are lucky to live in such a splendid state full of beauty. This is the time of year we love to gather with friends and family to celebrate and honor life. The Grand Traverse Pie Company is all about sharing special moments with pie. We believe the Power of Pie helps us deepen our relationships — pie connects people and makes people happy. Call or visit our shops around the state to order your holiday pie this holiday season. We bake them fresh and daily in our shops and...

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Quiche, Quiche, Quiche!

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

Quiche, Quiche, Quiche!

The wonderful feel of the crisp weather in Michigan surrounds us! We are lucky to live in such a splendid state full of beauty. This is the time of year we love to gather with friends and family to celebrate and honor life. The Grand Traverse Pie Company is all about sharing special moments with pie. We believe the Power of Pie helps us deepen our relationships — pie connects people and makes people happy. Call or visit our shops around the state to order your holiday pie this holiday season. We bake them fresh and daily in our shops and...

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Celebrate the bounty of Northern Michigan with ‘Red Wine and Blue Pie’

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

Grand Traverse Pie Company and Black Star Farms meld Michigan Agriculture – Wine Grapes and Blueberries! We are as proud of Michigan as ever! Help us celebrate the 2014 Harvest Season throughout the month of October with a special 6” Red Wine and Blue Pie as part of our Fusion Pie Series. Fusion Pies offer a powerful twist using Michigan products, pairing bold and exciting flavors, spinning them throughout the pie. In the Red Wine and Blue Pie, to the flaky handmade crust at the bottom, is a layer of red wine infused filling then a...

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