hubig's pies http://wwno.org en Storyville: 'Grieving For The Pies I've Never Eaten' http://wwno.org/post/storyville-grieving-pies-ive-never-eaten <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">I’m a fan of most South Louisiana specialties — crawfish, king cake, </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Zapp’s</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Potato Chips, et cetera — but a few things make me feel like a traitor to my local roots: I prefer my coffee without chicory, I’m ambivalent about oysters, and I’m pretty sure I have never in my life eaten a </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Hubig’s</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Pie.</span></p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 17:53:58 +0000 Laura McKnight 53515 at http://wwno.org Out To Lunch: Hola Hubig! http://wwno.org/post/out-lunch-hola-hubig <p></p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Peter Ricchiuti 46385 at http://wwno.org Pie-Deprived New Orleans Roots For Bakery, A Year After Fire http://wwno.org/post/pie-deprived-new-orleans-roots-bakery-year-after-fire Almost any kind of comeback gets New Orleans excited, since the city lost so much in the flood after Hurricane Katrina. That goes especially for food.<p>One year ago Saturday, New Orleans lost a beloved brand when Hubig's pie bakery burned to the ground. The hand-held, fruit-filled crescents, fried golden-brown, had been delivered fresh to more than 1,000 local stores each morning.<p>Pie fans have come out in droves to support the company. Sat, 27 Jul 2013 09:46:00 +0000 Eve Troeh 40414 at http://wwno.org Hubig's Sues Fire Suppression Company http://wwno.org/post/hubigs-sues-fire-suppression-company <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">New Orleans pie maker Simon Hubig Company Inc., whose plant was destroyed in a blaze six months ago, has sued the Kenner company that created and maintained its fire suppression system.</p> Wed, 26 Dec 2012 18:39:08 +0000 The Associated Press 25759 at http://wwno.org Hubig's bakery weighs options after July fire http://wwno.org/post/hubigs-bakery-weighs-options-after-july-fire <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">A demolition project has started at the site of an iconic New Orleans bakery gutted by a fire in July.</p> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 21:51:39 +0000 The Associated Press 19805 at http://wwno.org New Orleans Rallies to Help Hubig's Pies Return http://wwno.org/post/new-orleans-rallies-help-hubigs-pies-return <p>It&rsquo;s been a week since fire destroyed the historic Hubig&rsquo;s pie factory in the Marigny. Owners are getting help from city officials and other businesses on rebuilding plans. Fri, 03 Aug 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 17026 at http://wwno.org Hubig's Factory Destroyed in Fire http://wwno.org/post/hubigs-factory-destroyed-fire <p>A taste of New Orleans has gone up in smoke. The Hubig&rsquo;s pie factory was destroyed in a five-alarm fire. Fri, 27 Jul 2012 21:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 16683 at http://wwno.org Fire destroys Hubig's Pies factory in New Orleans http://wwno.org/post/fire-destroys-hubigs-pies-factory-new-orleans <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">A five-alarm fire has destroyed a factory which had made hand-sized fried pies since 1922 and singed nearby houses, but nobody was injured.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Fire Superintendent Charles Parent tells WWL-TV&nbsp;that the factory is a total loss but firefighters limited damage to nearby houses to their exteriors.</p> Fri, 27 Jul 2012 18:11:10 +0000 The Associated Press 16671 at http://wwno.org