Perfect Pie Pageant

What's cozier in your Hygge Kitchen than baking a pie? Whether you're a beginning baker or have years of pie-making experience, we invite you to take part in the Bookends & Beginnings Perfect Pie Pageant. Pies can be entered into any of our five categories: Prettiest, Best Personality, Best Pocket Pie (including dumplings, empanadas, knishes, and other hand-pies), Best Sweetie Pie, and Best Savory Pie.

To enter, you must purchase a pie-making book at Bookends & Beginnings and select a recipe from said book. Everyone will be able to taste several pies, and winners will take home a prize (TBD). Judges to be announced soon! Choose from the following books or search the Bookends & Beginnings website and order any other pie book from us.

More information can be found here.

Event date: 
Sunday, February 16, 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Event address: 
1712 Sherman Avenue, Alley #1
Evanston, IL 60201
Elegant Pie: Transform Your Favorite Pies into Works of Art Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524853297
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - October 29th, 2019

The Hoosier Mama Book of Pie: Recipes, Techniques, and Wisdom from the Hoosier Mama Pie Company Cover Image
ISBN: 9781572841437
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Agate Midway - August 13th, 2013

Sister Pie: The Recipes and Stories of a Big-Hearted Bakery in Detroit [A Baking Book] Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399579769
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Lorena Jones Books - October 2nd, 2018

When Pies Fly: Handmade Pastries from Strudels to Stromboli, Empanadas to Knishes Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538731901
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 17th, 2019

Art of the Pie: A Practical Guide to Homemade Crusts, Fillings, and Life Cover Image
By Kate McDermott, Andrew Scrivani (By (photographer))
ISBN: 9781581573275
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Countryman Press - October 4th, 2016