Sweet Indiana Summer: Blueberry Pie Roundup

By Indiana Foodways Alliance | Last Updated July 23, 2016
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The summer-growing season has us singin’ the blues, as our favorite fruit pops up in pies all over Central Indiana. Blueberries are officially in season and, oh, how sweet that is for Hoosiers. As Indiana is the 12th largest growing state for the berry that beats all others. That blue hue covers more than 600 acres of Indiana soil. And, boy are we glad it does: one serving of those sweet gems stocks us up with 14 mg of Vitamin C. So grab a fork and have a slice, or two, or three. Heck, have the whole pie: there's plenty to go around in our state!
 
 

Ahlemeyer’s Farms Olde Tyme Bakery

Ahlmeyer's Bakery
Why We Love It: Ahlemeyer’s Farms Olde Tyme Bakery brings resourcefulness to your sweet tooth. Owner Kim Kiehl started out selling produce. However, she saw too much discarding of the goodnes and saved the...
|2034 17th St., Columbus, IN, us
|812.372.7437

Blue Gate Restaurant & Theatre

Blue Gate
Why We Love It: If you think you’re eating blueberries straight from the backyard -- you’re pretty darn close. Blue Gate Restaurant (in Shipshewana) serves up pie with blueberries grown from Shipshewana farmers....
|95 N. Van Buren St., Shipshewana, IN, us
|888.447.4725

Bread Basket Cafe and Bakery

Why We Love It: Pies! The Bread Basket Cafe and Bakery uses organically grown produce from Stamper Farms & Gardens right down the street to make its pies. Bakers arrive at 5 a.m. to begin filling orders for the day....
|46 South Tennessee St., Danville, IN, us

Clay’s Family Restaurant

Clay's Family Restaurant
Why We Love It: It’s savory and sweet. The family-owned spot, in Fremont, Ind., is known for its hearty soups and sweets. But, they whip up a twist for the tastebuds: all their recipes are 60-plus years old! We...
| 7815 N. Old 27, Fremont, IN, us
|260.833.1332

Gray Brothers Cafeteria

Gray Brothers Cafeteria
Why We Love It: Gray Brothers Cafeteria resonates with Hoosier home cookin’ and has the history to prove it: they’ve been making our mouths water (in Mooresville, Ind.) since 1944. The blueberry pie truly tastes...
|555 S. Indiana St, Mooresville, IN, us
|317.831.7234

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