Americans love pie, especially in the last two months of the year. Bearden's newest bakery opened just in time to catch the first wave of the high demand for the dessert.
Buttermilk Sky Pie Shop, named after a Southern slang term for a cloud pattern that resembles the dairy product, baked more than 1,400 pies in preparation for Thanksgiving.
On Nov. 14, when the store had its grand opening, workers began taking pre-orders for the upcoming holiday. Before they day was over, they were forced to stop accepting orders to avoid an overload.
"We barely had a chance ...