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Yahoo Travel names Kalihi bakery best pie in state

November 24th, 2015

Where's the best place to get a pumpkin pie for Thanksgiving? Yahoo Travel says Hawaiian Pie Company in Kalihi-Kai is number one in the state. The bakery's website says it "specializes in melt-in-your-mouth buttery fruit pies and baked goods."

Yahoo Travel praised the bakery for "a pumpkin custard that adds an extra creamy dimension to the norm."

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Co-owner Jan Hori says the family owned and operated bakery is thrilled at the accolade, and wasn't even aware of it until a friend forwarded the article to them.

This is the write up from Yahoo Travel.

(This is the write up from Yahoo Travel.)

She and her family are currently in overdrive preparing for Thanksgiving orders. Hawaiian Pie Company will be open on Thursday, November 26. In the spirit of the season, Hori says they're all very thankful for the shout-out from Yahoo Travel!

Yahoo article here:


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3 Responses to “Yahoo Travel names Kalihi bakery best pie in state”

  1. Helen Tanaka:

    They have the best everything from their Big Island days!!! Their frozen fruit pies are at Times - YUM!!!

  2. bigislandkurt:

    Holy (Hori) Bakery in Kohala.......and Hawaii Community College Culinary arts make the best pumpkin pies on the Big Island. Big Island candies have entered the pie scene recently with a fuji apple pie that will make you forget your grandma's name. Soooooo Ono.

  3. Diane Ako:

    Thanks for all these tips! I"ll have to remember to check them out if I go Hawaii Island.

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