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Categories: Home Page Only,Videos,What's New | Posted 09-09-14

New Fall Menu!

That’s right, Pumpkin has returned to Petunia’s Pies & Pastries! Fall is one of our favorite times of year at Petunia’s, as well as the most popular menu! We know Summer is still lingering in Portland through September, but let’s be honest, pumpkin tastes amazing year round.  As the days get shorter and the chill comes back to the air, we’ll be ready for you with a Pumpkin Spice Muffin & a Latte! We’ve said goodbye for now to our Spring specials and are welcomed our fall favorites back this week! Here’s the new fall lineup:

Apple Cinnamon Coffee Cake
Maple Walnut Scone
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Whoopie Pie
Pumpkin Ginger Cheesecake
Pumpkin Maple Babycake
Pumpkin Spice Muffin
White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookie
Also, after many requests, we are happy to announce that some of our signature treats are now nut-free!!! They include:
Pumpkin Spice Muffin
Pumpkin Maple Babycake
Raspberry Coconut Baked Alaska Babycakes
Coconut Passionberry Babycakes
Coconut Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake
Coconut Dulce De Leche Cake
Coconut Berry Passionfruit Cake
Chocolate Mocha Mousse
White Chocolate Pot De Creme

Sweets & Beats to Defeat ALS Fundraiser!

Lisa & Jacob’s ALS Ice Bucket Challenge! from Petunia’s Pies & Pastries on Vimeo.

We are so thrilled about all of the awareness that ALS has received lately! Our owner Lisa & Manger Erica’s mother passed away from ALS in 1997. You may have seen her photo hanging in the bakery, or her ceramic pig Petunia adorning the wall, which is where our name comes from! When we were challenged to do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, we were happy to accept! Please see above for our video!  We still wanted to do something more to help fight the cause.

We are so excited to announce that on Saturday 9/13, we will be hosting our very first fundraiser,  Sweets & Beats to Defeat ALSPlease join us for a quick treat, a meal, dessert and/or drinks! Our favorite DJ, DJ Onlychild will be back spinning his sweetest Saturday beats! All profits made that day will be donated to The ALS Association OR & SW Washington Chapter through our walk team, Kathy’s Cuties!  Every year we do the Portland Walk to Defeat ALS, which is on 9/28 this year. For more information on the Walk to Defeat ALS, the ALS Association, to make a donation or to read our personal stories with the disease, please visit our team page at http://web.alsa.org/goto/Kathys_Cuties. We will also be taking donations at the bakery up until the walk. Eating dessert for a good cause, what could be better!? We hope to see you Saturday the 13th! 

Feast Portland!

Feast Portland is almost here!!! We couldn’t be more excited to be involved in this incredible food and drink festival celebrating Oregon’s bounty and the talented people making the most of it! We’ll be participating in the Oregon Bounty Grand Tastings on Friday 9/19 & Saturday 9/20 from 12-5pm. Oregon is known for outstanding artisans, Come taste them all including special treats from Petunia’s at the Oregon Bounty Grand Tasting when we transform Portland’s “living room” into the city’s dining room for two days of Feast-ing! At the festival’s premiere daytime event, you can eat and drink your way through artisans, wineries and breweries. Please come support us in our effort to help end childhood hunger through Feast’s charitable partners Share Our Strength and Partners for a HungerFree Oregon. For tickets and more info, please visit www.feastportland.com. See you there!

Thank you for all of your support! We hope to see you on the 13th!

Categories: Home Page Only,What's New | Posted 06-20-14

For those of you just reading this, Are you sitting down? If not, you might want to for this. We are beyond thrilled to announce that we have partnered with the famous Salt & Straw to create a VEGAN & GLUTEN FREE ice cream featuring our most popular item, the Salted Caramel Cookie Bar! Can you believe it!? Just in time for Summer, the Coconut Ice Cream with Petunia’s Salted Caramel Bars breaks barriers, and tastes more amazing that we can put into words here! It will available at their 3 shops all for a limited time. We will carry a limited supply of the flavor on our ice cream menu throughout as well, beginning  Friday, 5/30! That means you can come to the bakery and get a Salt & Straw Ice Cream Sundae that’s totally gluten free and vegan. You’re welcome. Don’t wait, We’re sure this flavor will go fast! 

 

Categories: Home Page Only,What's New | Posted 03-27-14

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Categories: Home Page Only,Press,Videos,What's New | Posted 02-20-14

Drew Carney stopped by for his always entertaining Out & About segment on KGW, for a feature about National Pie Day! Check it out Below!

 

 

 

 

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Categories: Home Page Only,What's New | Posted 02-07-14

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You can also email Lisa to place an order for pickup!

Categories: Home Page Only,Videos,What's New | Posted 12-21-13

Watch the video below for some holiday stress relief!

Happy Holidays from Petunia’s! from Petunia’s Pies & Pastries on Vimeo.

Categories: What's New | Posted 10-30-13

BOO!

I mean, howdy Petunia’s fans!

Halloween is just around the corner, with under a week to go! We’ve got he bakery all dolled up in the most glittery Halloween decor we could find. We know that lots of you will be celebrating this weekend, so we’re making plenty of Halloween goodies for you to celebrate with! Starting this weekend through the big day on Thursday, we’ll have these Spooky Specials:

Witchy Whoa-reos
Pumpkin Walnut Cookies w/icing
Halloween sugar cookies w/icing & sprinkles
Candy Bar Brownies
Boo! Babycakes
Spooky Black & White Cake
Halloween sprinkles cupcakes
Snickers Bar Torte

Come in and see us to grab one of these scarily good treats for yourself, your kids or your Halloween party! We think they would make great additions to any trick or treater’s goody bag, but the frosting could get a little tricky. 🙂

We hope to see you soon, and Happy Halloween from all of us here at Petunia’s!

XOXO,
Lisa & the gang at Petunia’s Pies & Pastries.

Categories: Home Page Only,Press,What's New | Posted 10-30-13

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Categories: Home Page Only,What's New | Posted 09-03-13

Pumpkin has returned to Petunia’s Pies & Pastries! Fall is one of our favorite times of year at Petunia’s, as well as the most popular menu! We know Summer is still lingering in Portland through September, but let’s be honest, pumpkin tastes amazing year round.  As the days get shorter and the chill comes back to the air, we’ll be ready for you with a Pumpkin Spice Muffin & a Latte! We’ve said goodbye for now to our Spring specials and are welcoming our fall favorites back on Tuesday, 9/3. Here’s the new fall lineup:

Apple Cinnamon Coffee Cake
Chocolate Chipper Sandwich Cookie with Choice of fillings:
 Vanilla & Ganache, Peanut Butter or Bourbon Espresso Hazelnut

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Whoopie Pie
Pumpkin Ginger Cheesecake
Pumpkin Maple Babycake
Pumpkin Spice Muffin
Yum-oa Babycake
Come on in and try one soon! 
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ATTENTION PETUNIA’S FANS: WE STILL NEED YOUR HELP!!!!!

Now is your chance to share your love for Petunia’s Pies & Pastries with all of the country, and we are counting on you!

Like we told you last week, we are nominated for the Martha Stewart American Made awards. American Made spotlights the maker, supports the local, and celebrates the handmade. It’s a movement made up of people and communities who have turned their passion for quality craftsmanship and well-designed goods into a way of life. This award embodies the spirit of Petunia’s and we would be honored to receive it.  The Winner receives $10,000 to further their business, a trip for two to New York City to attend the American Made Workshop, and a feature onmarthastewart.com. Wow! Just think of what Petunia’s could become with that prize! We can’t do it alone, we need the help of each and every Petunia’s fan to vote, and share with all of your friends and family too! Category voting runs through SEPT. 13, 2013. You can vote not only once, but SIX TIMES each and every day during the voting period! It’s easier than it sounds, you just click on vote 6 times in a row, done!  We know we have the best customers in the world that will make it happen for us! PLUS Every time you vote, you’re entered into a sweepstakes drawing for prizes from Martha Stewart and their sponsors! A winner is chosen in each of the 6 categories, and the grand prize voting period runs SEPTEMBER 17 – 23, 2013. If, scratch that, WHEN we when, we will give a free treat to every customer that comes to Petunia’s on announcement day, September 24th!!

We’re doing great, but we aren’t in the lead. Now’s the time! Pretty please with a cherry on top head over to our nomination page, and vote, vote vote! 6 times a day, every day! Here’s the link:

http://www.marthastewart.com/americanmade/nominee/81144

Don’t forget to bookmark it! 🙂

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We are proud to announce that won the Red Tricycle Totally Awesome Award for Most Awesome Cupcake, Bakery & Sweet Shop in Portland! Yahoo! Thank you so much to all who voted! We truly have the best customers in the world, & we know you’ll bring home the American Made award for us too! Yay for our first award!!!
Categories: Home Page Only,What's New | Posted 08-27-13

 

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ATTENTION PETUNIA’S FANS: WE NEED YOUR HELP!!!!!

Now is your chance to share your love for Petunia’s Pies & Pastries with all of the country, and we are counting on you!

We are nominated for the Martha Stewart American Made awards. American Made spotlights the maker, supports the local, and celebrates the handmade. It’s a movement made up of people and communities who have turned their passion for quality craftsmanship and well-designed goods into a way of life. This award embodies the spirit of Petunia’s and we would be honored to receive it. The Winner receives $10,000 to further their business, a trip for two to New York City to attend the American Made Workshop, and a feature on marthastewart.com. Wow! Just think of what Petunia’s could become with that prize! We can’t do it alone, we need the help of each and every Petunia’s fan to vote, and share with all of your friends and family too! Category voting runs AUG. 26 – SEPT. 13, 2013. You can vote not only once, but SIX TIMES each and every day during the voting period! We know that’s a lot to ask, but we also know we have the best customers in the world that will make it happen for us! PLUS Every time you vote, you’re entered into a sweepstakes drawing for prizes from Martha Stewart and their sponsors! A winner is chosen in each of the 6 categories, and the grand prize voting period runs SEPTEMBER 17 – 23, 2013. If, scratch that, WHEN we when, we will give a free treat to every customer that comes to Petunia’s on announcement day, September 24th!!

Now’s the time! Pretty please with a cherry on top head over to our nomination page, and vote, vote vote! 6 times a day, every day! Here’s the link:

http://www.marthastewart.com/americanmade/nominee/81144

Don’t forget to bookmark it!

Aside from the awards, we have some other exciting news! We have FOUR fabulous new Petunia’s retailers joining the family this week! Starting Tuesday 8/27, you can pick up a treat the new Tea Chai Te Hawthorne location. On Wednesday 8/28, you can head over to the grand opening of the brand spankin’ new New Seasons Williams store for your Petunia’s fix. On Friday 8/30, you can visit the New Twist Frozen Yogurt Lounge, as well as the freshly remodeled Rain or Shine Coffee House for something tasty, and tell ’em Petunia’s sent you! We are thrilled to have these amazing new retailers join our family. Show them that Petunia’s customers are the best in the world!