With eye on National Pie prize, Edwards wins four blue ribbons.
Edwards Baking, Suwanee, Georgia Suwanee is a city in Gwinnett County, Georgia. Portions of Forsyth County and Fulton County also have Suwanee and its zip code (30024) as a mailing address. The population was 8,725 at the 2000 census. Census Estimates for 2005 show a population of 12,553. , recently won four blue ribbons at the American Pie Council's (APC (1) (American Power Conversion Corporation, West Kingston, RI, www.apcc.com) The leading manufacturer of UPS systems and surge suppressors, founded in 1981 by Rodger Dowdell, Neil Rasmussen and Emanual Landsman, three electronic power engineers who had worked at MIT. ) National Pie Championship in Celebration, Florida Celebration, Florida is a census-designated place and an unincorporated master-planned community in Osceola County in the U.S. state of Florida, near Walt Disney World Resort. It was developed by The Walt Disney Company. . Two of the awards recognized Edwards' newest desserts--Banana Creme n. 1. Cream; - a term used esp. in cookery, names of liqueurs, etc. Pie and Butterfinger Pie.
Meanwhile, Florida became the second state in the nation, after Vermont, to designate an official state pie: Key Lime Key lime
1. A lime indigenous to the Florida Keys, having a yellow rind and yellowish-green fruit.
2. A yellowish green.
Noun 1. , of course. The APC and Edwards had partnered to host a "Please Pass the Pie" information campaign during the Great American Pie Festival. Also honored were at the championship were Edwards Key Lime Slices, sold in twin packs, and Turtle Pie.
The Butterfinger Pie is a creme pie filling with Butterfinger candy pieces in a cookie crust, and the Banana Creme is classic favorite made with bananas in a vanilla cookie crust.
Edwards desserts are sold by Schwan's Bakery, Inc. as whole pies and in two-slice packages. Schwan's itself won 11 blue ribbons at the 2006 national pie competition.