Oh em gee, people, I want to make vanilla roasted pear pie. I don’t even know if it’s possible, but I want one. I freaking love pears. The other weekend I made a Ginger-poached Pear and Blueberry pie for dinner … Continued

Pie Remedy for Cloudy Days

Good morning and Happy Monday! Does anyone else desperately want another cup of coffee? How awesome was this beautiful weekend in Seattle? Days like Saturday remind me why I love living here. Too bad today is back to our cloudy … Continued

Some Pie-love For The Amish

One of the challenges that we face here at Grumpy Pie Central is how best to bring your deliciousness to you. We are very luck to have Mr Pie and the Flying Blueberry (AKA the Vespa). It’s actually a pretty … Continued

Pie Lottery March 18

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Check out these little beauties! I’m drawing two winners at 9:00 Seattle time. Last chance to get your tickets! Edit: Winners are picked!! Check your email! They’re coming from carlos at grumpypie dot com, since Mr Pie is in charge … Continued

Making Pie!

Look at me! I’m a pie crust! Pie Maker is super busy today, running errands, rolling crusts. But look at that picture! It’s pretty! Today’s lovely early-spring sunshine favored my little counter with some brightness. I love it.

For the Love of Crust


Forgive my sub-par photography for a moment and let’s talk about that stack o’ deliciousness, shall we? I have a pie-related confession to make, though I don’t think anyone will be shocked by this one: I love pie crust. I … Continued

Coveting Meat Pies


Would it surprise you to learn that I have not made a ton of savory pies? I do love a good quiche, but somehow I have almost never ventured into meat pies. Now that I’m writing about it, I think … Continued

Thank you and hurray!

Dear internets, You have been super awesome today. I remember a day, not that long ago, when I looked at Twitter and thought, “whaa? What’s the point?” But those days are so long over. I could seriously spend an hour … Continued

Grumpy Pie Is Here!

Hello, world! Grumpy Pie is here! We’re excited to start making you some pie, Seattle! Since this is our very first week, we’re keeping our pie classic: Granny Smith Apple, pure and simple. Just like this one, except we ate … Continued

Great Moments in Pie

If you die, and you get the choice between regular heaven, and pie heaven, choose pie heaven; it may be a trick, but if not…  mmmmm pie. – Jack Handy