get your Pumpkin pie while you can! canned Pumpkin shortage reported!

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  1. grimlock1972

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    Dang!

    Thank God I got myself a pumpkin pie from Schwan's, and I think Mom said that she already bought some pumpkin pie when it was on sale... thank God for that, because pumpkin pie is the only pie that I want to have as dessert on BOTH Thanksgiving and Christmas.
     
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    Oh well, I can live without pumpkin pie, but I didn't see it say anything about already made pumpkin pie, like Sara Lee brand or something similiar. I personally like cherry pie better on the holidays, but we'll see huh?
     
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    Blueberry pie is king anyway
     
  5. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    well they have to get the pumpkin to make their pies from somewhere so they may become hard to find in time until the new crop comes in
     
  6. Midnight

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    Son of a bitch!!!

    I love pumpkin pie, this is so depressing.It's practically the only thing i'll eat on Thanksgiving.
     
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    I got a pumpkin pie in the freezer. I'm gonna wait till moday then ebay that bitch.

    PUMPKIN PIE!!!!!!!! MISB!!!!!!
    Buy it now: 75.00
    Shipping: 45.00

    Description: Yummy!
     
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    Win
     
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    :lolol 
     
  10. grimlock1972

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    okay close the thread we have a winner! :lolol 
     
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    Why are they recommending pecan as the backup? Sweet potato pie tastes almost identical to pumpkin and most stores carry the potatoes year round.
     
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    I believe you typed "blueberry" instead of "cherry." It's alright. It's a common mistake.
     
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    Ugh, good. Pumpkin has always tasted disgusting to me.
     
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    Really? There's tons in my area. I even have a couple of cans in my cabinet for some reason. I think I'll be fine, thanks.
     
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    ILL GIVE YA $300!!!!!

    what's a good substitute? i like pecan pie too.
     
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    Weird, I always figured most canned stuff used enough alternate sources like foreign farmers and greenhouse/hydroponic crops that they wouldn't have shortages in a bad season.


    ... Soylent Pumpkin Pie, anyone?
     
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    Agreed. Lemon meringue all the way!!!
     
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    Eggo's AND Pumpkins?
     
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    First Eggos and now this! Dammit.
     
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    Whatever happened to making a pie from scratch?



    Just laziness.
     

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