Discovering Pie Cheese

The original sweet and savory pairing

Discovering Pie Cheese

I have this vivid childhood memory of seeing a man eating pie with cheese at a restaurant. I remember thinking: Why would anyone choose to crown their apple pie with stinky old cheese when they could have a scoop of ice cream melting on top?

My primitive taste buds thankfully evolved and over time I became a food critic and cheerleader for handmade pie in America.

Continue reading →