19Jul
2017

Honolulu Magazine – Best of Honolulu 2017

Best of Honolulu 2017: Food By Robbie Dingeman, Michael Keany, Stacey Makiya, Brie Thalmann, Catherine Toth Fox, Katrina Valcourt, Don Wallace, Christi Young & James Charisma  Published: 2017.07.19 12:56 PM FRUIT PIES In 1979, Richard “Yasu” Hori, his wife, Janet, and their son Joel opened Holy’s Bakery Mānoa, making doughnuts,...

15Aug
2016

KHON2 – Made in Hawaii Festival 2016

Made In Hawaii Festival: Hawaiian Pie Company By Web Staff Published: August 15, 2016, 10:48 am The Made In Hawaii Festival is this weekend, and the Hawaiian Pie Company will be there! The Hawaiian Pie Company opened in December 2014, and their pies are incredible. They have 2 size...

25Nov
2015

Hawaii News Now – Best Pie in Hawaii (2015)

Family-owned pie shop snags title of ‘Hawaii’s best pie’ By Chris Tanaka Published: November 25, 2015, 3:45 pm HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Business is brisk at Hawaiian Pie Co. in Kalihi these days. The holidays are always a busy time of year; add to that a new distinction — Hawaii’s best pie shop —...

15Jun
2015

Honolulu Magazine – Biting Commentary

Who Can Say No to Pies By Grandpa? Hawaiian Pie Co Promises To Be A Party Pleaser BY KELSEY AMOS PUBLISHED: 2015.06.01 12:54 PM PHOTOS: KELSEY AMOS We’ve all got our list of go-to local goodies and treats to take to parties and present as omiyage. Here’s one to...

14Mar
2015

KHON2 – Pi Day 2015

Bakery Sees Business Boom on ‘Pi Day’ By Web Staff Published: March 14, 2015, 6:27 pm If you like pie, the sweet kind or the mathematical, Saturday was your kind of day. March 14, or in other words, “3-14,” is Pi Day, which “pi” being defined as the ratio...

09Feb
2015

KHON 2 – Wake Up 2day

A new bakery is open for business in Kalihi By Web Staff Published: February 9, 2015, 10:16 am What’s old is new again. A new bakery just opened in Kalihi, but it has longstanding roots in this state. Joel Hori of Hawaiian Pie Company explains that his grandfather started...

24Dec
2014

Take A Bite by Nadine Kam

Take a Bite: Hawaiian Pie Co. returns to roots BY NADINE KAM Honolulu Star-Advertiser It’s always sad to hear of another mom-and-pop kamaaina business closing its doors, often not for a lack of fans, but because of a lack of interest by succeeding generations. There seemed to be no...

18Dec
2014

Frolic’s Something New

Something new: Hawaiian Pie Company BY GRANT SHINDO Flour, butter and water run through Hawaiian Pie Company owner Joel Hori’s bloodline. He’s a third-generation baker tracing his proud lineage back to Kohala’s Holy’s Bakery on Hawaii Island. His grandfather, Yoshio Hori, opened a bakery bearing his last name back...

18Nov
2014

Pacific Business News

Grandson of Holy’s Bakery founders opening Hawaiian Pie Co. in Honolulu BY BILL CRESENZO Pacific Business News The Oahu-based grandson of the founders of the Big Island’s Holy’s Bakery, along with his own family, plans to open a pie shop called Hawaiian Pie Co. in Honolulu’s Kalihi neighborhood. Joel and...