Tradition, magic, memories, call it what you want but holidays are not appropriate unless the round crust sandwiched pecan or pumpkin or apple filling makes its way to the table. Pie shops around the metro area are gearing up for Thanksgiving with new flavor combinations, gluten-free options, and more. Seventeen different shops and bakeries are listed for you to choose from. Weigh your options carefully and consider going outside the box with choices like the Helliemae's Chili Palmer Pecan Pie at Wednesday's Pie, the cherry pie at Black Eye, or the traditional yet unexpected Linzer Torte at City Bakery.Read More
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Mulled blueberry, caramel apple, Helliemae's chili Palmer pecan pie, maple bourbon, and salted honey are all available for Thanksgiving pickup, if ordered by November 23. Prices range between $20 and $30.
Only 100 pies are made for Thanksgiving and you can order yours now. Whole pies start at $13.50. If you aren't lucky enough to get a Thanksgiving pie, visit the shop on Tuesdays for the best selection of pies available.
Lucky's Bakehouse & Creamery
For Thanksgiving, the Bakehouse is making gingersnap pumpkin, sliced apple, and salted maple pecan pies, all $19.99 each. Orders must be placed by 5 p.m. on November 20, for a November 25 pickup.
Three classics-- pecan, apple and pumpkin (with house-roasted pumpkin purée) -- are available for $24 each. For those looking for something a little different, a chocolate silk pie is also available for $25. Order by November 23 at noon, pick up on November 25.
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City Bakery Cafe
Pecan pie, apple pie, and fresh berry (blueberry and cherry) pie are available to order for the holidays. They cost between $18.99 and $25 and come with a vanilla Anglaise sauce. For a nontraditional option, consider the irresistible Linzer Torte.
Granny Scott's Pie Shop
In addition to its selection of regular pies, this holiday, the shop will make sweet potato and turtle pies, in addition to a pumpkin cheesecake. Gluten-free pies are available.
My Mom's Pie
Traditional holiday pies, fruit pies, and chocolate cream pies, this shop does it all. They deliver in Boulder County for $5, ship via FedEx in the United States, and will consider making a custom pie if you request one.
The TAG Restaurant Group is offering four kinds of pies crafted by the pastry chefs at Sugarmill: Apple crumble, pecan, pumpkin, and bourbon pecan chocolate chip ranging in price between $23 and $28. Call 303.297.3540 to place an order. Orders made before November 20 will be available by Thanksgiving
Pie selections can include peach huckleberry, blackberry, apple crumble, chocolate bourbon pecan, cherry, pumpkin - you name it. Call the restaurant and pie shop for available selection and more information.
The Post Brewing Company
The Post is taking phone-in orders for its cherry, pumpkin, and apple pies, to be picked up on Wednesday, November 25. The pies cost $35.
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The Long I Pie
This Thanksgiving, pie goddess Shauna Lott is offering bourbon chocolate pecan, salted honey lavender, sweet potato ginger, pumpkin pie topped with chocolate ganache, and spiced cranberry apple. Orders must be placed by November 23, and can be picked up at locations listed on the pie maker's website.
D Bar Denver
The Uptown restaurant is making large pies (to serve 10) that cost between $20 and $22 including pumpkin, lemon meringue, pecan, cranberry crumble, and apple crumble. Medium and mini tarts are also available.
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Pastry chef extraordinaire Jayne Yelich is offering a variety of pies this Thanksgiving, including apple, apple-raspberry-ginger; apple-salted-caramel (lattice top); pumpkin; pecan; and pecan chocolate. They cost between $25 and $32 and can be ordered by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sweet Action Ice Cream
Sweet Action ice cream, Long I Pies and Beet Box bakery are joining together to bring pints and pies this Thanksgiving. Pie flavors include sweet potato ginger, bourbon chocolate pecan, spiced cranberry apple, salted honey lavender, as well as a number of classic vegan options, like pumpkin and apple. A large selection of ice creams are available so you can enjoy your pie a la mode. A pie + a pint is $35.
The Humble Pie Store
Humble Pie is offering a number of thanksgiving pies, including flavors such as salted caramel apple crumb, chocolate chess, spiced pumpkin, buttermilk banana cream, butterscotch-praline cream, and mixed berry lattice. Orders made by November 22 will be available in time for thanksgiving. Two sizes are available: 5' for $9, and 9" for $24. Visit https://www.humblepiestore.com/humblepiestore.com/shop/thanksgiving/ to fill out a pie order form.
This year's menu includes pumpkin, pecan, chocolate pecan, Dutch apple, and a gluten-free pumpkin. Orders must be placed by Sunday, November 22.
Black Eye Coffee
Both locations of Black Eye are taking orders for pies in the following flavors: pumpkin, apple, chocolate pear, sour cherry, plus the bonus maple harvest nut tart. The cost ranges from $20 to $20 and can be ordered alongside vanilla bean whipped cream and bourbon ice cream.
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