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Congratulations to the 7th Annual KCRW Good Food Pie Contest Winners!

Posted October 5, 2015 by | 2 Comments | ]
Best in Show - Rebecca Tosvedin

This year’s pie contestants competed across a range of seven different categories ranging from Fruit, Savory, Cooked Custard, Cream, Nut and Vegan, along with a special “World” category. The competition was fierce, with so many creative entries submitted for each of the categories.

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Jonathan Gold, Sherry Yard and Nicole Rucker Return to Judge the 7th Annual Good Food Pie Contest!

Posted September 22, 2015 by | Comments Off | ]
072 KCRW 6th Annual Pie Contest Fowler Museum UCLA

This year’s judging panel includes Pulitzer Prize winning critic (and cream pie aficionado) Jonathan Gold as well as pastry chef Sherry Yard and previous pie contest champion Nicole Rucker. We are thrilled to bring back pie judging pros and welcome new faces to the judges deck. Click for the full list of judges.

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Keegan-Michael Key’s Standing Pie Order

Posted September 1, 2015 by | 1 Comment | ]
Keegan Michael Key (Matt Hoyle)

Inspired by Robert De Niro’s character in Taxi Driver, Comedy Central’s Keegan-Michael Key recalls ordering a slice of apple pie with melted yellow cheese at Denny’s throughout high school. Though admittedly not a fan of the combination, Keegan-Michael revealed to Good Food the true reason for his unusual standing order.
The Taxi Driver date scene with Robert De Niro and Cybill Shepherd.

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PIE FAQ: Everything You Need to Know About Entering the 7th Annual Good Food Pie Contest.

Posted July 1, 2015 by | 19 Comments | ]
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Registration is now open for the 7th Annual Good Food Pie Contest. The event is Sunday, October 4th at The Fowler Museum at UCLA. Find out how to enter your pie in one of 7 categories. If you have any questions they will likely they will be answered here.

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7th Annual Good Food Pie Contest will be at The Fowler Museum at UCLA on October 4th , 2015

Posted March 14, 2015 by | Comments Off | ]
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Mark your calendars bakers. KCRW’s annual Good Food Pie Contest returns to The Fowler Museum at UCLA on October 4th, 2015.

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Recipe: Negroni Pie

Posted March 13, 2015 by | 1 Comment | ]
Allison Kave's Negroni Pie.

It’s no secret that we love pie here at Good Food, and when we learned about Allison Kave’s boozey pies at her Brooklyn based shop Butter & Scotch we had to know more.

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Recipe: Buttermilk Chess Pie

Posted September 22, 2014 by | Comments Off | ]
The Buttermilk Chess Pie at Husk.

Lisa Donovan is the pastry chef at Husk restaurant in Nashville. We spotted her Buttermilk Chess Pie while watching the second season of Mind of a Chef on PBS. She says chess pie is a dessert that defines Southern bakers.

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Pie Fidelity Screening at the Silent Movie Theatre on Tuesday, September 23

Posted September 2, 2014 by | 1 Comment | ]

Watch a documentary, buy a raffle ticket, share some pie, learn what it takes to win…

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It’s September! Eat an Ice Cream Pie and Support the 6th Annual Good Food Pie Contest

Posted September 1, 2014 by | Comments Off | ]
Sweet Rose Creamery's Grasshopper and S'Mores pies.

During the month of September, Zoe Nathan and Josh Loeb’s Sweet Rose Creamery will donate $5 from every large ice cream pie sold and $1 from the small versions to KCRW to support this year’s contest. Get thee to the ice cream shoppe!