Friday, April 17, 2015

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 08:28:00

Root Cafe to host home cookin' pie contest

Traditional pie bakers, amateur pie bakers to square off at the Root Cafe on April 26 for a panel of judges—including Simon Majumdar of Food Network fame.

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Thursday, December 11, 2014

Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 13:06:00

Sweet Love, Sweet Soul, sweet victory in potato pie contest

 The Mosaic Templars Cultural Center has announced the winners of its annual "Say It Aint' Say's" sweet potato pie baking contest.

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Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 11:12:00

Get some Pie Shop pie into your face right now

Don't wait, don't hesitate. There's pie at Terry's, and you need to eat some of it.

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Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - 00:27:00

Welcome The Pie Shop at Terry's

Little Rock’s luck is about to change. This week welcomes The Pie Shop at Terry’s—a small little operation specializing in a wide assortment of pies tucked away in Terry’s Finer Foods in The Heights. The Pie Shop at Terry’s is brought to us by the wonderful folks at Palette Catering Jeremy and Jacquelyn Pittman.

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Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 11:14:00

Say McIntosh on 7th St. re-opening on Friday, under new management

Say McIntosh on 7th, the Stifft Station soul food and barbecue restaurant run by the family of the great Little Rock political agitator, philanthropist and sweet potato pie maker, Robert "Say" McIntosh, was quietly shuttered over a year ago, but word comes that they'll be reopening on Friday, October 8 under new management and a new name: Say McIntosh Restaurant and Sweet Potato Pie Factory.

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Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 13:11:36

Kat Robinson dishes up 'Arkansas Pie'

Food writer to sign her new book Friday in Little Rock, Saturday in Hot Springs.

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Friday, January 13, 2012

Friday, January 13, 2012 - 08:19:28

Pieday: Bourbon chocolate chunk pecan at Greenhouse Grille

Kat's favorite pie, it's better than a Toll House Cookie and more decadent than a box of fine imported chocolates. But you have to drive to Fayetteville to grab your slice.

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Thursday, January 5, 2012

Thursday, January 5, 2012 - 22:31:57

Pieday: Chocolate cream at Dan's I-30 Diner

Want a good solid bite for lunch? You can get it at Dan’s I-30 Diner in Benton, along with whatever pie the staff decides to make up each day.

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Friday, December 30, 2011

Friday, December 30, 2011 - 10:10:54

Pieday: Sweet potato at Lindsey's Hospitality House

The best barbecue places serve up pie. And many of the best places for barbecue around here serve up sweet potato pie.

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Friday, December 23, 2011

Friday, December 23, 2011 - 10:17:02

Pieday: Grasshopper at Club 178

The Bull Shoals restaurant makes its own desserts, including this family reunion mint and chocolate throwback that's a perfect meal-ender.

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Friday, December 16, 2011

Friday, December 16, 2011 - 10:52:10

Pieday: Buttermilk at O'Henry's

There are two ways to make a buttermilk pie — make it fluffy or make it creamy. O'Henry's is the fluffiest I've found at any Arkansas restaurant.

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Friday, December 9, 2011

Friday, December 9, 2011 - 10:00:38

Pieday: Coconut cream at Lucy's Diner

Good pie, 24 hours a day? Yes, you’ll find it in Fort Smith or Rogers at a little diner called Lucy’s. It’s a good stop-in for late night conversations and breakfast anytime.

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Friday, December 2, 2011

Friday, December 2, 2011 - 09:04:10

Pieday: Pineapple Cream at Just Like Mom's

Creamy and old-fashioned, just like most of the food served up at this Sherwood lunchroom.

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Friday, November 25, 2011

Friday, November 25, 2011 - 08:07:59

Pieday: Peanut Butter at Three Sam's BBQ

Even if you have to get it to go, you need to try the peanut butter-y-est pie on the list of the Best Pies in Arkansas... found at this Mabelvale barbecue joint.

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Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Wednesday, November 23, 2011 - 00:28:35

Pies like you've never considered

This week's Times cover story details 100 of the state's best pies. Want to argue about it?

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Friday, November 18, 2011

Friday, November 18, 2011 - 07:33:53

Pieday: Chocolate Torte at Barr's Junction

Sometimes the best things are found at the most simple of places. This chocolate torte was discovered by chance at a little convenience store-grocery-hardware store between Prescott and Magnolia, just because I needed a road break.

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Friday, November 11, 2011

Friday, November 11, 2011 - 10:12:46

Pieday: Caramel Pecan at Sweet Treats

Imagine a pecan pie and a burnt sugar pie. What would happen if they merged? You can find out at this little lunch dive in Lamar.

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Friday, November 4, 2011

Friday, November 4, 2011 - 10:03:45

Pieday: Apple at Betty's Restaurant

Today is the perfect sort of day for a hot apple pie — fresh out of the oven, flaky and buttery.

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Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Wednesday, November 2, 2011 - 11:23:29

Hunka Pie moves back to North Little Rock

Here he goes again. Chris Monroe has packed up shop and is heading back to North Little Rock after a year in the old location for The Hop on Cantrell Road.

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Friday, October 28, 2011

Friday, October 28, 2011 - 08:20:32

Pieday: Peanut Butter Meringue at South End Grill

An unusual custardy type peanut flavored pie topped with a mountain-peak type meringue, at a restaurant that serves extraordinarily large dinners.

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