Patch is talking to small businesses in Georgetown as we get into this holiday season.
We received these answers from Pie Sisters' Allison Blakely. The store is located at 3423 M St. NW.
What's your biggest selling holiday item?
Our 9 inch Classic Apple pie and our 9 inch Bourbon Chocolate Pecan pie. We also have hot Apple Cider from Ashton Farm which is doing very well!
Any crazy prep (ordering tons of sugar? hundreds of pumpkins)?
THOUSANDS of apples and ovens running 24/7
What's your favorite part of the holiday season?
Knowing that The Pie Sisters will be a part of so many family's Thanksgiving and Christmas
What's the one item you recommend?
Our warm Bourbon Chocolate Pecan with ice cream
What's the most overlooked item?
Coconut Cream pie
Where are you going to holiday shop?
Online because our time is so limited.
Are you optimistic or pessimistic about sales?
VERY optimistic about sales! We are very thankful for all of our customers and everyone who has supported the Pie Sisters during this first year of business! It has been a success!