NEW CASTLE, Del.–Emile Henry announces its second annual National Pie Contest in honor of National Pie Day on Jan. 23, 2011. The contest called “How Pretty Is Your Pie?” begins on Thanksgiving Day and ends on Jan. 15, 2011. Winners will be announced on the emilehenryusa.com and the piecouncil.org websites on National Pie Day.
To participate in the Emile Henry Pie Contest, bakers need to submit a pie recipe and a photo of their pie baked in an Emile Henry pie dish. The top winner will receive a $500 Baking Essentials Set and a free trip to the 17th annual APC/Crisco National Pie Championships in Orlando, FL on April 8-10. Four runners up will receive a $50 baking set.