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Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie?

michlusa Oct 28, 2006 08:08 PM

The most delicious desert in the world but I haven't found it in Manhattan - yet. Anyone?

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    kesues RE: michlusa Oct 28, 2006 08:22 PM

    If I'm not mistaken, Billy's Bakery has an excellent version.

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      the save RE: michlusa Oct 30, 2006 05:44 PM

      Best Ever!! go to BUBBY's ...addictive...

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        Briek RE: the save Oct 31, 2006 01:25 AM

        I definitely second Bubby's

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        michlusa RE: michlusa Nov 6, 2006 11:44 PM

        Thanks for the excellent suggestions. We tried Bubby's and Billy's. They have a similar peanut butter mousse but the crusts are different. We liked both.

        The version I'm looking for has a more dense peanut butter layer. Apparently, Veselka's used to have it but they have discontinued. I asked the manager about getting one for Thanksgiving and I have my fingers crossed. Further recommendations are welcome as this is an all-time fav and I'm a terrible baker.

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          BabkaGal RE: michlusa Nov 16, 2006 05:34 AM

          I saw that Peanut Butter and Co sells a chocolate peanut butter pie in individual servings. Looked dense, and the slices were pretty large. If nothing else, you could pick up some peanut butter while you're there. Good luck!

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            michlusa RE: michlusa Dec 12, 2006 01:09 AM

            Just as an update, the PB & Co pie was a big disappointment on taste. We tried one at Friend of a Farmer which was even worse. So far, Billy's is the local favorite, although I'm still looking for something a little denser and with more chocolate. I will persevere!

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              souldawg RE: michlusa Dec 12, 2006 01:22 AM

              I had a great one at Tribeca Grill awhile back. I'm not certain it is still on the menu, but it was much better than Bubby's version.

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                bt31 RE: michlusa Dec 28, 2006 04:55 AM

                I dig Edgar's.

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