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Candy Mar 1, 2009 03:59 PM

It is national PI day. Are you making round or square? Sweet or Savoury?

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    TampaAurora Mar 1, 2009 04:12 PM

    Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie - sweet and round

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      marietinn Mar 1, 2009 04:16 PM

      Mmm, me too! I make a vegan version and my co-workers couldn't tell the difference=]

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        mordacity Mar 2, 2009 12:45 PM

        Ooh, that sounds perfect! Me too! It's too bad pi day isn't in the summer, when there's more fresh fruit available. I'm so sick of apples.

      2. marietinn Mar 1, 2009 04:17 PM

        I'm making soy cheese pizza, heavy on the sauce, round. Plus, maybe a pumpkin pie.

        1. todao Mar 1, 2009 08:20 PM

          Maksalaatikko (Calves Liver Pie)

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            kobetobiko Mar 1, 2009 08:28 PM

            When I saw the title I thought you were talking about Japanese's White Day.

            Anyway, black and white chocolate pie should work for both!

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              shaebones Mar 2, 2009 12:08 AM

              What does PI stand for?

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                Soop Mar 2, 2009 03:01 AM

                I think they mean the number pi

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                  Candy Mar 2, 2009 04:48 AM

                  exactly, hence the 14th. Pi are square or Pi are round?

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                    rememberme Mar 2, 2009 09:49 AM

                    Silly! Pi are round. Cornbread are square.

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                      Candy Mar 2, 2009 03:19 PM

                      That is good! But sometimes cornbread comes in sticks.

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                  susan1353 Mar 2, 2009 11:14 AM

                  March 14 = 3.14 = pi

                3. Gio Mar 2, 2009 05:27 AM

                  Pizza, in honor of the Second Pizza Theorem pertaining to Pi.
                  This gives the volume of a pizza of thickness - a- and radius -z- :
                  Pi..zz...a
                  http://mathworld.wolfram.com/PizzaThe...

                  Buttermilk pie for dessert.
                  Maybe.

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                    Lenox637 Mar 2, 2009 05:31 AM

                    New York and Chicago style pizzas with my Mom's Apple Pizza for desert.

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                      cheesecake17 Mar 2, 2009 04:53 PM

                      I remember celebrating PI day in chemistry class in high school! I think I'm going to make a pumpkin pie. Possibly apple too.

                      1. Caitlin McGrath Mar 3, 2009 01:43 PM

                        Key lime with a gingersnap crust.

                        1. Candy Mar 3, 2009 01:50 PM

                          I think I am going to go with pi r square and make a Shepherd's Pie. I've not made one this winter and spring is creeping up on us,.

                          1. todao Mar 3, 2009 07:23 PM

                            http://kitchenparade.com/2008/02/pi-d...

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                              leetmom7 Mar 3, 2009 08:28 PM

                              My kid's Jr. High Math Dept. celebrates by buying apple pies from Marie Callendars and every kid in the school gets a slice.

                              Happy Birthday on that day to Albert Einstein!

                              1. Channa Mar 4, 2009 09:22 AM

                                A round Quattro Formaggi pizza on Peter Reinhart's Napoletana crust -- better than which it does not get.

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