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"Grandma Don't Hate Me" from Georgetown Dish
February 16, 2012
Grandma don’t hate me but I may have found someone that bakes better pies. I know, it’s borderline sacrilegious to criticize your grandmother’s cooking and I don’t take the subject lightly, but the pies from Georgetown’s newest pie shop, Pie Sisters, are out of this world. Read the full article »
 
Washington Post Going Out Guide
February 15, 2012
Before they opened a pie shop in early January, the Blakely sisters followed very different career paths. Alli, 32, was in finance; Erin, 30, who goes by "Bear" - a childhood nickname - was in fashion; and Cat, 28, who still works for the State Department, was a government contractor in Baghdad. Alli says the time apart made their common, long-held dream of selling pies more urgent. "You could hear bombs going off" when they were talking to Cat, she says. "We told her, 'Just come back here and open up a pie shop!'"  Read the full article » 

The Pie Sisters aren't the first pie lovers in Georgetown. We loved our shout out in the Washington Post's article Resurrecting a Slice of History. Like we always say, tradition starts here!
 
"Working Women" on ABC 7
February 05, 2012
Right at the end of the Key Bridge in Georgetown is a new pie shop run by three sisters who are hoping to build a strong family business, one slice at a time. The Blakeley sisters--Erin, Allie and Cat--are the "Pie Sisters," Georgetown's newest boutique sweet shop. The sisters come from a long line of entrepreneurs in their family including their family an grandfather. Read the full article »
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Pie Sisters "Show Off Their Skills" on NBC Washington
February 04, 2012
Watch Erin and Alli show NBC's Angie Goff how to make one of their famous apple cuppies! Thanks to everyone at NBC for the great coverage! Still hungrey for more? NBC covered our opening in Pie Sisters Get Ready to Dish It Up

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Daily Candy "Gets Baked with the Pie Sisters of Georgetown
January 18, 2012
Sing a song of sixpence,
A pocket full of rye.
Four and twenty blueberries,
Baked in a pie.

Or perhaps raspberries, strawberries, or blackberries, depending on your preference. Get your fruit fill from the Pie Sisters of Georgetown, the new sororal sweets team in town.  After years of taking special orders, the three Blakely sibs (who started baking in their mother’s kitchen) have quietly opened their own brick-and-mortar shop. Read the full article »




 
Washingtonian's Best Bites Blog "Takes an Early Look at Pie Sisters"
January 18, 2012
“Charming” is the word frequently used to describe Georgetown, though impossible parking and crowded sidewalks can detract from the allure. If you feel disillusioned, stray from the busy heart of M Street to a stretch just across from Key Bridge, where Alli, Cat, and Erin Blakely have set up Pie Sisters, a sliver of a shop dedicated to the namesake confection. Read the full article »

picture 2          Click to see Jeff Martin's sneak peak slideshow!