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Petra "Petee" Paredez

Biography

Petra “Petee” Paredez grew up in a pie-baking family. Her parents own the acclaimed Mom’s Apple Pie Company in Leesburg, Virginia. She was raised in the bakery, pulling all-nighters before Thanksgiving, learning the tricks of the trade (production from her dad, marketing from her mom), and piloting new recipes using produce grown on the family farm. She moved to teach special needs children for several years in NYC public schools, before seizing the opportunity to open her own pie shop in Manhattan in 2014 and expanding to a 2nd location in Brooklyn in April 2018.... READ MORE

Petra “Petee” Paredez grew up in a pie-baking family. Her parents own the acclaimed Mom’s Apple Pie Company in Leesburg, Virginia. She was raised in the bakery, pulling all-nighters before Thanksgiving, learning the tricks of the trade (production from her dad, marketing from her mom), and piloting new recipes using produce grown on the family farm. She moved to teach special needs children for several years in NYC public schools, before seizing the opportunity to open her own pie shop in Manhattan in 2014 and expanding to a 2nd location in Brooklyn in April 2018. Petee’s has made a name for itself in a short time by consistently delivering what many outlets have recognized as the best pie you can find while maintaining its commitment to using high quality locally sourced ingredients.

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