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  • FEATURED MEAT PIES RECIPES

    Steak Slices

    I am around seven years old, standing in a car park somewhere in the South of England, crying hot tears onto a cold steak slice. Standing over me is a woman with desperation in…

    November 21, 2016
  • GREECE PIES RECIPES

    Making Hortopita in Rovies, Greece

      As I stood over Koula watching her roll the filo around her skinny rolling pin, stretching it out towards either end with her hands, unrolling it back into a flat circle, then rolling…

    November 17, 2015
  • PIES VEGETABLES | FUNGI

    A Mighty Pie

    You can’t say you haven’t thought about it these past few days. A few spots of drizzle and it’s pie o’clock. One thing I didn’t expect to find myself making though was a vegetarian…

    August 8, 2010
  • PIES

    Chicken Pie for Lurpak

      I have been asked many times to name the ingredient I cannot live without. The answer has always been the same: butter. Fat makes things taste good and we all know it. Crumpets…

    February 6, 2010
  • MEAT PIES

    Smoked Ham Hock Pie

      It’s winter, it’s cold and so I crave the pie – all the time. Deep filled, meaty pie with buttery pastry. Pure comfort food. First I toyed with the idea of using lamb…

    February 20, 2009