November 20, 2009

Pumpkin Pie Shortage!

First Eggo Waffles disappear, now they're taking pumpkin pie away? That's the news from Nestle, who is alerting America that this year's bad weather will lead to a major pumpkin pie shortage.

Nestle reported that this year's pumpkin crop was too damaged by a heavy rain season, and they had to call off picking any more pumpkins for this year. So Nestle's "Libby" pumpkin pie products, including their filling that is used in most pumpkin pie recipes, will not be available until next year's crop comes through. See what happens when we don't listen to Al Gore? Mother Nature takes thanksgiving away!!

Pumpkin Pie Shortage

The holidays may not be so sweet this year. Nestle -- which sells nearly all the canned pumpkin in the U.S. -- says poor weather hurt its harvest, creating a potential shortage of its Libby's pumpkin pie products through the holidays. The company announced this week that it would not pack any more pumpkins for the season -- which means it may be hard to find its canned pumpkin and pumpkin pie filling product until next year's harvest...

Pumpkin Pie Shortage

Posted at November 20, 2009 3:29 AM

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