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Key Lime Pie

Tony Mantia, left, raises his hands to signal he is the first contestant to finish consuming a full pie during the Key Lime Pie Eatin' Contest Friday, July 4, 2014, in Key West, Fla. The event was staged during the Key Lime Festival that continues through Saturday, July 5, and features several events including the creation of the world's largest Key lime pie and a Miss Key Lime Pageant. (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Competitors Jump Into “Limelight” For Pie Eating Contest

Locals and visitors jumped into the “limelight” in Key West for a Key Lime Pie Eatin’ contest during the July 4th weekend.

07/05/2014

Chefs Paul Menta, left, and Jim Brush, right, measure a giant Key lime pie Friday, July 4, 2014, in Key West, Fla. The gargantuan pastry, measuring 9 feet, 2 inches in diameter, was the centerpiece of the Key Lime Festival that concludes Saturday, July 5. The pie's ingredients included juice from 6,480 Key limes, 60 gallons of sweetened condensed milk and 220 pounds of graham crackers. The gigantic version of the Florida Keys' signature dessert is being submitted to the World Record Academy as the world's largest Key lime pie. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

World’s Largest Key Lime Pie To Be Created At Key West Festival Friday

A Key lime pie measuring 9 feet in diameter, that should shatter the record for the world’s largest Key lime pie, is to be prepared and served to Independence Day revelers Friday during Key West’s Key Lime Festival

07/04/2014

Steve Torrence, center, rolls a coconut during Coconut Bowling staged Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, at the Blue Heaven Restaurant in Key West, Fla.  (Coutesy: Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Patrons Take On Bowling With Coconuts At Key West Food and Wine Festival

Bowling isn’t normally meant to be paired with gourmet food and fine wine but when the bowling balls are coconuts, all bets are off. The offbeat pairing was a feature of the Key West Food and Wine Festival that continues through Sunday.

01/25/2014

Key Lime Pie

Scott Bets Key Lime Pie On FSU Beating Auburn

The annual bet between the governors of the states in the BCS national championship game has been made and either way, someone is going to get something good.

CBS Miami–01/03/2014

Flanked by members of the Seven-Foot Key Lime Pie Team, Key West Mayor Craig Cates, center, wields a blow torch to brown the meringue of a seven-foot-round Key lime pie Monday, April 23, 2012, in Key West, Fla. The giant dessert was prepared to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the founding of the Conch Republic, Key West's 1982 response when the U.S. Border Patrol erected a roadblock at the top of the Florida Keys Overseas Highway ostensibly  searching for drugs and illegal immigrants. The huge pastry was concocted from the juice of 1,080 Key limes, 360 eggs, 90 cans of sweetened condensed milk and 20 pounds of pie dough. (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Key West Residents Celebrate 30 Year “Secession” Of Conch Republic

A seven-foot-round Key lime pie and a re-enactment of the Florida Keys’ “secession” from the United States marked the 30th anniversary of the creation of the Conch Republic late Monday afternoon in Key West.

CBS4–04/23/2012

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Miami Fireman’s Key Lime Pies Are “Hot”

A City of Miami firefighter has a delicious hobby that may give Betty Crocker a run for her money.

CBS4–06/22/2011

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