Legendary | Worth driving from anywhere
Stockholm Pie Company
Review by: Michael Stern
No doubt, Wisconsin is one of the nation’s premier pie states; and among the foremost of its pie palaces is the Stockholm Pie Company, a corner store in a sweet little hamlet on the shore of Lake Pepin.
Savory pies are notable, among them sausage-apple-cheddar, bacon-pear-blue cheese, and chicken pot pie. They’re made with a flaky, melting-rich crust that complements whatever it holds. With a locally-bottled Spring Grove root beer – not too sweet, very spicy – one such pie is a memorable meal.
It’s the sweet pies that have put this place on the Roadfood honor roll. They come full-size and as 6-inchers suitable for two; and every day, about a dozen are available by the slice. The daily inventory varies, including such seasonal specialties as mincemeat, pumpkin, rhubarb, and eggnog custard. Among year-around favorites are caramel apple crunch, sour cream apple, peanut butter fudge, banana cream, and a stunning double lemon that is a ribbon of citrus-specked curd atop creamy lemon chess. If you love genuine, from-scratch butterscotch pie and know you are coming to Stockholm, call ahead and Janet will make one for you.
Directions & Hours
- Monday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- Thursday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- Friday: 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
- Saturday: 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
- Sunday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
|Credit Cards Accepted||Yes|