Pi Day! It's Coming Soon Let's Celebrate
March 14th is Pi Day. All over America, pie is the dessert of choice to celebrate 3.14. The number π is the mathematical constant, the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter, approximately equal to 3.14159, which goes on to infinity and beyond. Today the Fieldstone Farm Blog has some great pie recipes to share that you can make in your apartment, as well as some suggestions about where to go out for pie in the Odenton area.
Make Your Own Pie
Pecans are tasty, so we think that making pecan pie to celebrate Pi Day is a natural choice. We love this recipe from The Pioneer Woman Cooks blog. It provides you step-by-step directions complete with pictures for this tasty treat. The commentary is delightful, too.
Another option is this Peach Pie with a lattice top from Taste of Home that is sure to please everyone at your table. With this easynofollow-to-follow recipe, the pie will be on the table in no time. (And if you’ve never done a lattice top before, this tutorial: How to Make a Lattice Top for a Pie Crust may be helpful.)
Banana Cream Pie from Bon Appetit is perfect to complete your Pi Day celebration. Filled with creamy richness, a hint of chocolate, and piled on top with whipped cream, this pie will be a hit.
Searching for Pie in Odenton, MD
If you are a fan of key lime pie, Foursquare has curated a list of the best places in the Baltimore area to get it: The 15 Best Places for Key Lime Pie in Baltimore. Foursquare also gives the nod to Starbucks for the pies on their menu which features apple pie, chocolate creme whoopie pie, as well as red velvet whoopie pie. Try one of them for Pi Day!
We turned to Yelp to aid us in finding other places to head out to either buy a pie to take home or eat on site, so take a minute to decide where to get your pie for Pi Day. If your favorite place isn’t on the list, please let us know what it is in the comments! Thanks for reading today’s post.