Through the Power of Pie and Community, GT Pie Company aims to help end child sexual abuse

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

The Grand Traverse Pie Company is continuing their efforts to be an active part of the communities where they have pie shops, and with that mission, they aren’t shying away from even the toughest problems that face those communities. “Pie warms and opens hearts, and when you have an open heart you can talk about tough issues, such as keeping our kids safe,” says GT Pie Company co-founder Denise Busley. For nearly five years, Denise and her husband and co-founder Mike Busley have led the GT Pie Company to support the...

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Service members to receive free pie at Plymouth and Troy locations

Posted by on Jul 25, 2014 in Community, News, Pie Blog | 0 comments

Good Things Start With Pie – Help us help servicemen and women who are serving our country The servicemen and women of our country make huge sacrifices to fight battles on our behalf and keep the freedom we hold dear. One of those sacrifices is being away from their families and loved ones for long periods of time. The only thing that makes this sacrifice bearable for most is the incredible sweetness of coming home, even if it is only for a short leave. Welcoming a soldier home from deployment can bring on a ton of emotions. The most...

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GT Pie Company celebrates 18th birthday by donating portion of sales to Endowment Fund

Posted by on Jul 19, 2014 in Community, News, Pie Blog, Traverse City | 0 comments

On July 19th, 2014, Grand Traverse Pie Company (GTPie Co.) will celebrate its 18th birthday. To mark the occasion, during the week of July 19-26th GT Pie Co. will be dedicating a portion of all pie sales to a newly established endowment fund. This fund, “Michigan Partners Helping Michigan Youth”, has been set up to provide financial support for individuals in Michigan’s foster care program who aspire to continue into higher education. The endowment will live in perpetuity and the funds are earmarked to go directly to the student’s...

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Mario Batali films segment for “The Chew” with Grand Traverse Pie Company at the National Cherry Festival

Posted by on Jul 9, 2014 in Community, News, Pie Blog, Traverse City | 0 comments

If there was anyone who didn’t know that Mario Batali loved Michigan, they must know now. Earlier this week, the celebrity chef was in Traverse City, Michigan at the National Cherry Festival to tape a segment for his popular show “The Chew,” which airs weekday mornings on ABC. Batali stopped in at the Open Space tent area to chat with Grand Traverse Pie Company co-founder Mike Busley, who was on hand for the Cherry Festival festivities that draw hundreds of thousands of spectators during the week-long event. Batali has shared...

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Delicious Raspberry Lemon Silk Pie is available through September 1st

Posted by on Jun 30, 2014 in News, Pie Blog | 0 comments

Summer is finally here, and the Grand Traverse Pie Company has the perfect pie for your summer picnics, events, and just dessert any time! Our new Raspberry Lemon Silk Pie is a wonderful blend of flavors for the summer months. This pie is available at our Pie Shops in Michigan and Indiana from June 30 to September 1. As a special offer, our Pie Dough Club members get $1 off the Raspberry Lemon Silk Pie from June 30 to July 6. Learn about the benefits of being a Pie Dough Club member (free pie on your birthday, for example!). This summer and...

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“Better Call Saul” for some of our pies

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

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

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

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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GT Pie Co. takes part in Belle Isle Cleanup in Detroit, May 8-9

Posted by on May 8, 2014 in Michigan First, News | 0 comments

Michigan is one of the most beautiful places on Earth, and it’s our neighborhood, so we want to keep it tidy. That’s why the Grand Traverse Pie Co. is proud to participate in the Belle Isle Cleanup on May 8-9 in Detroit. More than 350 organizations will be represented in the volunteer event that helps beautify Belle Isle, located in the Detroit River. In February, Belle Isle became a Michigan State Park, and the May cleanup event is one of many planned for the island this year. State and local funds are scarce, so volunteer efforts...

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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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