As part of our #BuyLocalMD series this holiday season, MDBIZ News hopes to inspire you to explore the small businesses in your own community.
There are those dependable holiday foods, the same you’ve been serving year after year, but why not kick it up a notch this season?
If you’re looking to add some gourmet flare to your table (and your gift list), a number of local small businesses specialize in unique sweets and savory treats.
Meet some of the food producers introducing new flavors to Maryland families this year.
- Dangerously Delicious Pies
- Baltimore City
- Each pie is handmade from scratch with fresh ingredients and no additives or preservatives. The shop is a community center, offering live music and other local products, including Baltimore’s Zeke’s Coffee.
- “We buy from local farms to ensure that we have the freshest ingredients, and we use local vendors for everything else. We sink everything we make back into the business and expanding our shop,” said John Wortman, owner of Dangerously Delicious Pies. “The unique thing about us is that everything is made with love. They’re all handmade pies. This is not some cookie cutter pie shop. Our best-selling pie is our Baltimore Bomb. We crunch up Berger Cookies and put them in vanilla custard. We’re supporting another local business by working with Berger. People are going crazy for pies this year. Orders haven’t slowed down since the beginning of November.” Continue Reading…