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Address: 23732 State Highway 413, Reeds Spring, MO 65737
Phone Number: 417-272-3283
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Hess Pottery is a unique pie-shaped workshop and sales gallery featuring...

Hess Pottery is a unique pie-shaped workshop and sales gallery featuring the famous red clay pie plates made by Tom Hess and pine needle baskets made by Lory Brown. The pie plates produce an evenly-browned bottom crust that releases easily from the pie plate. The baskets are durable and retain their pine scent.

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Baskets and Pie Plates

The building is interesting. Tom was very nice. We did not meet Lory. The inventory is limited. The pine needle baskets are unusual. The pie plates are internationally known... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Platte City, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The building is interesting. Tom was very nice. We did not meet Lory. The inventory is limited. The pine needle baskets are unusual. The pie plates are internationally known. We bought one of each. We also enjoyed the Omega Potter shop in Reed Springs. Mark and his wife were very nice as well. Both were difficult to find. We stopped... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

A short trip from Branson or even Springfield will be worth it for these amazing practical pieces of art. The pie plates are about the only way to guarantee nicely browned crusts and they look wonderful on the table, too! And Lory's baskets are unbelievable - the fine detail is amazing. We have a few of both, and they are... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

This is way out of town and three is only a small sign you have to spot. The make pottery and specialize in pie plates that they sell nationally.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

We have enjoyed the 4 pieces of pottery we bought and also the covered basket. Very nice owners and the building was great.

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