Today we celebrate Pi Day! If you want to make sure you have a delicious pie for your family and friends today, try any one of these highly-rated bakeries in Buffalo and Western New York. According to Wikipedia,
Pi Day is an annual celebration of the mathematical constant π (pi). It was founded in 1988 by Larry Shaw, an employee of the Exploratorium. Celebrations often involve eating pie or holding pi recitation competitions. In 2009, the United States House of Representatives supported the designation of Pi Day.
Whether you're looking for something traditional like - sweet potato, pumpkin, or pecan - or you want to try something different like apple streusel or banana cream, one of these 7 bakeries can accommodate you. Each bakery has a Google rating of 4-stars or better, some are even close to a perfect 5-star rating.
Taste of Home lists apple pie and peanut butter pie as the most popular pies in the United States. There is also a map of the most popular pie in each state for Pi Day, which is today, March 14. Google search data shows that New York's favorite pie is coconut cream. I've never tried it, but it does sound much better than a shellfish pie,
Meanwhile, there were some very interesting pies that won a few states, such as sour cream raisin pie in Nevada, North Dakota, and South Dakota, and crawfish pie in Louisiana.
If you're looking for a delicious dessert pie for Pi Day, try one of these 7 spots (not listed in any particular order):