Thanksgiving is just a few short days away and have you ordered your pie yet? Well, you’re in luck! Here are a few of the best pies you can get this holiday and if you get there early enough, you may just be able to get one of CT’s best pies.
Starting in lower Fairfield county, there is Aux Delice, a highly renowned market in the area. Known for their delicious pastries, cakes and lunches. They are also equipped with one of the best pies around. Double crusted apple, georgia pecan pie, classic pumpkin pie and a gluten free apple crisp that is a fan favorite amongst everyone. And their show stopping chocolate turkey cake is a hit with people big and small. Sometimes Thanksgiving needs a little chocolate to change things up.
Head over to Lorca Coffee Bar in Stamford where you will get a bit of variety on the classics and definitely woo the foodies at thanksgiving dinner with a pie from here. Get lost in flavors such as salted honey custard pie with pine nuts, dulce de leche apple pie, and mexican chocolate pecan pie. I hear the Mexican chocolate pecan pie changes lives.
Next stop is Michele’s Pies in Norwalk, this popular pie hotspot has been open since 2007 and is not slowing down with their long list of delicious pies. Seen and mentioned on numerous tv networks such as Food Network, GMA and the Today Show. This place means business when it comes to pie. Be whisked away with flavors like pumpkin crumble and maple pumpkin with pecan streusel. There are a few national pie championship award winning pies here that you won’t want to miss out on trying.
Don’t forget to head over to Whistle Stop Bakery in Ridgefield for delicious traditional pies also available gluten free. Popular hits such as harvest crumb pie filled with plum, apple and pear and Apple Toasted Pecan Caramel Drizzle just to give you a sampling of what they offer. Pies go fast here, they highly recommend calling before for availability.
Sono Baking Company in South Norwalk, Darien and Southport will be stocked full with pie favorites and other delicacies on Thanksgiving eve and Thanksgiving day if you haven’t been able to preorder in time. Try their popular tea loaves that come in flavors such as cranberry zucchini and pumpkin cream cheese.
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