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Coconut Cream Pie?

jeeg May 18, 2010 11:43 AM

Anyone know where in our fair city I can find a proper coconut cream pie? Can't find one anywhere. Thanks!

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    Quimbombo RE: jeeg May 18, 2010 03:57 PM

    Not sure if this is adequate or what you're looking for but Costco has a decent coconut cream pie.

    They had them on sale last week.

    Good luck on your quest.

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      Produce Addict RE: jeeg May 18, 2010 04:25 PM

      saw one at 2 little red hens a few days ago. havent tasted it.

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        uwsister RE: jeeg May 19, 2010 07:31 PM

        Have you checked Little Pie Company? I remember seeing it at one of their stores, but it was a while ago -- they rotate flavors, IIRC.

        Little Pie Company
        424 W 43rd St, New York, NY 10036

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          Striver RE: uwsister May 20, 2010 05:48 AM

          I had a small coconut cream pie from LPC several months ago. It wasn't the best I've ever had (Etta's in Seattle wins that one), but it was good. Then again, I also have no idea what the OP means by "proper".

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          dietndesire RE: jeeg May 19, 2010 08:54 PM

          Do not know what you mean by proper but Umanoff and Parsons, possibly?
          Perhaps it is coconut custard.
          Their retail store should be open.
          Costco is not good.
          2 little red hens will be very expensive, have not had it.
          I would hope it is very good, at the least.

          Umanoff and Parsons
          467 Greenwich St, New York, NY 10013

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            bob96 RE: jeeg May 19, 2010 10:01 PM

            Corner Bakery (3rd ave/92 St) often serves an exquisite coconut cream pie in the cafe. Not sure if their retail outlet on 93rd and 3d carries it.

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