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Bakery

Holiday

PIES
Meeting the need for comfort foods
worth planning a gathering around

AFTER MONTHS OF PANIC SHOPPING and extreme grocery stockups, we've begun to settle in to embrace the comforts of home.
Where convenience once reigned supreme, consumers now have
time and more inclination to make meals at home. Considering pies
have always been a vehicle for a variety of foods both sweet and savory,
the medium is the perfect tool for making the most of already available
ingredients.
"Pie taps into feelings of comfort, family and celebration and will
continue to do so," said Eric Richard, industry relations coordinator
for the International Dairy Deli Bakery Association (IDDBA), Madison,
Wis. "People are still gathering in smaller numbers or virtually and they
appreciate being able to spend time with their family and friends. Pie
offers the instore bakery and deli a lot of opportunity moving forward
around comfort food."
Right now, the category of pie couldn't be in a timelier niche,
particularly as the holidays quickly approach. The sweet or savory
offering provides a way to make the most of seasonality and for making
the most of what you have, supported by a range of crusts or wrapped
in a pastry shell. A favorite for gatherings large and small, the category is
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not known for innovation, with most consumers content to have it be a
symbol of comfort and familiarity, a point acknowledged by Mark Boyer,
president of Tippin's Gourmet Pies, Kansas City, Kan.
One thing pie can be relied on for is bringing delicious things
together. Founded on the mission to preserve the all-American tradition
of baking and enjoying pie, The American Pie Council, Bonita Springs,
Fla., is seeing multi-generational pie making with the revival of "secret"
recipes and pies that incorporate the ingredients found in handcrafted
cocktails, such as fine bourbons, and even craft beer.
For others, this means pies featuring seasonal berries and tart
cherries followed by a shift to apples, pears and nuts later in the fall.
Some of the most popular mixed fruit pie favorites include blueberry
and peach, blackberry and lemon and apple and pear, according to
Stratas Foods, Memphis, Tenn. But don't think of two-fruit combos as
the limit. Some manufacturers are upping the bar with up to four fruit
filling combinations.
Instore bakeries looking to create a buzz around seasonal varieties
could benefit from a collaboration featuring local products and/or local
producers, according to IDDBA. Such a pairing might feature a local

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