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National Pie Day: Where's North Branford's Best?

Jan. 23 is recognized as National Pie Day. So who makes the best pie in North Branford and Northford?

It's no pie in the sky.

Today, Jan. 23, is National Pie Day.

Created by the American Pie Council, Jan. 23–or 1/23–is recognized as National Pie Day because "celebrating the wholesome goodness of pie is as easy as 1-2-3."

Some quick facts about pie taken from the Council's website (linked above):

  • There are 231 varieties of apple pie
  • Apple pie is the favorite of 36 million Americans
  • Pumpkin pie was first introduced to the holiday table at the pilgrim's second Thanksgiving in 1623
  • Pecan pie is the third most popular pie in American

When you need an apple or pecan or any other variety of pie, what North Branford or Northford bakery is first on your list?

Take a moment to tell us what bakery you love and why by rating the business. Just click on your favorite place above and using our five-star system and tell the community why it's your favorite.

Are we missing any local bakeries in our listings? Let us know in the comments or email me at jenn.mcculloch@patch.com and we'll add it ASAP

Kris Smith January 23, 2012 at 10:44 PM
Rose Orchards hands down....Peach Pie a la Mode
Sue January 24, 2012 at 01:05 PM
Rose Orchards...any of them!! Love the homemade taste right from the Orchard!!
fran January 24, 2012 at 06:45 PM
I believe that Roses, like Bishops simply bakes the frozen pies supplied by another large bakery. Roses pie is great though, especially with their ice creams! They have the best ice cream in the area.

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