Pie Five Pizza Brings the Zing with Return of Hatch Chile Pie



Pie Five Pizza Brings the Zing with Return of Hatch Chile Pie

Seasonal favorite spices up menu at trend-setting pizza chain

As if you needed another reason to visit your local Pie Five Pizza restaurant, the trend-setting chain is appealing to your spicy side by bringing back its popular Hatch Chile Pie.

But you’d better not dilly dally.  The seasonal favorite loaded with Southwestern flavor will only be available from August 19th through September 29th.

Back by popular demand, the Hatch Chile Pie features a delicious array of chicken, Hatch chiles, red onions, mozzarella and cheddar cheeses and a spicy red pepper sauce.  It’s a little bit sweet, a little bit spicy, and a whole lot of delicious.

“Hatch chiles have developed a fanatical following thanks to their signature flavor, and our customers loved our Hatch Chile Pie last year,” said Pie Five Chef Andy Wittman.  “They keep asking when we’re bringing it back, and I’m happy to say the answer is now!”

Pie Five has been named a 2013 Top 50 Restaurant Brand of the Year, a 2012 Hot Concepts winner by Nation’s Restaurant News, and one of “10 Hot New Restaurant Chains from Established Brands” by Forbes.com.

At Pie Five, guests can choose from more than a million combinations of handcrafted pizzas and a variety of specialty pie choices prepared in less than five minutes on one of four crusts.  The rapidly growing chain is capitalizing on growing consumer demand for fresh dining options and artisan pizzas in stylish environments without the wait.

Pie Five Pizza Co., a subsidiary of Pizza Inn Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZI), now has 11 locations in Texas and one each in Kansas, North Carolina and Utah.  Total announced franchise restaurants under contract currently number 95 in Florida, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, North Carolina, Florida, Texas, Utah and Virginia.

Pie Five is a subsidiary of Pizza Inn Holdings, Inc., headquartered in the Dallas suburb of The Colony, Texas. Pizza Inn Holdings, Inc. is an owner, franchisor and supplier of a system of restaurants operating domestically and internationally. Pie Five Pizza Co. is a fast-casual concept offering individual pizzas made to order and cooked in less than five minutes. Founded in 1958, publicly traded Pizza Inn Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZI) franchises approximately 300 restaurants and directly owns and operates 14 restaurants. For more information, please visit www.piefivepizza.com.