Legendary Baking Brings Home Record-Setting 65 Blue Ribbons from the American Pie Council National Pie Championships

Mon, 05/06/2013

May 6, 2013 — Denver, CO — Legendary Baking recently competed in the commercial division of the American Pie Council’s (APC) National Pie Championships, bringing home a record-setting 65 blue ribbons. Legendary Baking, a national bakery that specializes in the art of pie, has won more than 450 blue ribbons since 1997.

Some of Legendary Baking’s blue-ribbon winning pies include:

  • All American Chocolate Toffee made with Heath Bar
  • Apple Pie with Vanilla Crumb
  • Blackberry Bavarian Cream
  • Candy Cane Peppermint Chip
  • Caramel Apple with Crunchy Oat Streusel
  • Chocolate Coconut Almond Joy
  • Chocolate Mint Cream
  • Creamy Passion Fruit Elite
  • European Chocolate Truffle
  • Fresh Banana Foster
  • Fresh Hawaiian Strawberry
  • Iced Mocha Latte
  • Lemon Supreme
  • Mango Key Lime Cream
  • PB&J
  • Peach Supreme
  • Pear Blueberry
  • Pumpkin Supreme
  • Tin Roof Sundae
  • Tripleberry Supreme
  • White Chocolate Cherry Dream

“We take an extraordinary amount of pride in these blue ribbons,” said Mark Van Iwaarden, Director of Marketing at Legendary Baking. “It illustrates our commitment to quality and the pure deliciousness of our pies.”

During the festival that follows the championship, Legendary Baking’s Research and Development Team along with Mary Pint, who is recognized nationally as the “Pie Lady,” also constructed a 200-pound, 4.5-foot pie in front of a live audience and raised donations for Second Harvest food bank.

About Legendary Baking For more than 40 years, Legendary Baking has perfected the art of baking gourmet pies and premium desserts. Based in Denver, Colorado, Legendary Baking serves restaurants, grocery retailers and others across the United States by supplying a variety of baked desserts and custom bakery items. Legendary Baking’s delicious roster of products includes pies, galettes, dessert bars, brownies, specialty cakes, cream desserts, cobblers, cookies, crusts and fillings. Legendary Baking, a division of American Blue Ribbon Holdings, has won more than 450 Blue Ribbons at the APC National Pie Championships since 1997. To learn more about Legendary Baking, visit www.legendarybaking.com.