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David Sloan is the author of The Key West Key Lime Pie Cookbook, co-founder of The Key Lime Festival, inventor of Key Lime Pie Hole desserts and a leading authority on Key Lime Pie.

The First Key Lime Festival

The Key lime has inspired intimate celebrations in the Florida Keys for almost two centuries, but it wasn’t until 1953 that the Upper Keys...

Lustful Urges and the Original Key Lime Pie Crust

No journey down the Key Lime Pie Hole is complete without a good crust discussion, so today we will introduce an ingredient that is...

How To Kill Your Neighbor With Key Lime Pie

Don’t waste time with arsenic or hemlock next time you feel like killing a neighbor. You can get the same results serving them a...

The Key Lime Massacre at Indian Key?

You can thank arsenic poisoning next time you enjoy a slice of Key lime pie. That’s what set physician and horticulturist Dr. Henry Perrine...

Robert the Doll’s Killer Key Lime Pie

Robert the Doll steals most of the attention at his old Key West residence at 534 Eaton St., but there was a time when...

David Sloan’s Key Lime Pie Hole on the ultimate Keys condiment...

“Old sour” is a Conch tradition that has shaped the stories of our Key lime culture for generations. Fermented Key lime juice, salt and...

David Sloan’s Bucket List and the Cow Key Zero K this...

The Weekly has teamed up with local author David Sloan to sneak peek his new book “The Key West Bucket List,” available in bookstores...

Key limes responsible for real estate prices in Florida Keys

We all know the “Key” in “Key lime pie” comes from the Florida Keys, but why is a lime native to Southeast Asia named...

Sneak peek of David Sloan’s Key West Bucket List, publishing this...

The Weekly has teamed up with local author David Sloan to sneak peek his new book “The Key West Bucket List,” coming out in...

From Hookers to High Society: David Sloan’s “Key Lime Pie Hole”

Food writers love to belittle the origins of Key lime pie by repeating the outdated belief that the first published recipe for Key lime...