Peach Pie 4-H Blue Ribbon Winners, July 27, 1965
Left to right, Sitting: Elaine Brown (Pickens Co.), Bunny Bendenbough (Newberry Co.), Margaret Dunagin (Spartanburg Co.).
Standing: Marilyn Martin (Marion Co.), Rebecca Ford (Dillion Co.), Mary Moore (Laurens Co.)
Image from Clemson University Special Collections.
Ever since March 12, 2009, the United States has officially recognized March 14 as “Pie Day”. While there are various celebratory rituals for pie day (throwing a pie, numeric contests, …) we suggest you honor this annual occurrence with a home-made pie (of course).
For great pie cooking and storage tips, check out this fact sheet on preparing fresh apple, blueberry, cherry and peach pie filling >