As we are now in October, we at Three Brothers Bakery are gearing up for a long stretch of holidays. Your mind may be drifting towards the sweetest desserts for Thanksgiving, Hanukkah or Christmas, but we’re thinking about fruit. Well, one of the sweetest fruits – pumpkin! (We’re being serious, it is a fruit.) People spend a lot of October carving pumpkins, taking pictures in patches of them and even eating […]
2014 was an amazing year for us. We opened our Washington Avenue location, celebrated our 65th anniversary, the Pumpecapple Piecake received national attention and it was another year serving our wonderful friends, family and customers in Houston and across the nation. Thank you to everyone who made this year so sweet! We will see you all in 2015!
We’ve been baking the giant Pumpecapple Piecake for many years, but recently the 24-pound, 11-inch tall confection has been making national news. No doubt, if you like Three Brothers Bakery on Facebook you have seen some of the wonderful coverage the piecake has received, but here are some of the highlights from the past month! ABC 13 This little story is what sparked much of the coverage this month. The […]
Family, friends and YOU! It’s been a blessed year and the Jucker family is thankful to have the opportunity to serve you, do what we love and consider ourselves very lucky each day for the blessings in our lives. Daily people tell us about their sweet memories of family/holidays and something from the Bakery. So lastly we are thankful for being a part of your special memories. To show a […]
What holiday cake stands 11 inches tall and weighs 23.5 pounds? What cake has an estimated total calorie count of 20,000 calories or 2,000 calories per slice and is not a wedding cake for 300 people? The Pumpecapple piecake of course! Dapper Greg Morago, Food Editor of The Houston Chronicle, called us a few weeks ago and asked if we would fulfill his whim of competing with the Cherpumple piecake […]
Did you know that the state tree of this glorious state of Texas is the pecan tree? The United States produces 80-90 percent of the world’s pecan supply with Texas and Georgia being the largest suppliers. The pecan tree can grow up to one hundred and fifty feet in height, just as the saying goes, “Everything is bigger in Texas.” Three Brothers Bakery of Houston, has become the recent recipient […]