Meat Pies

Mincemeat Pie Is a Christmas Treat You Shouldn't Miss

If you're American, when you think of traditional Christmas food your head is likely filled with visions of ham, eggnog, and cookies, but there's a whole world of international Christmas dishes, from...

BurtoNZ Bakery in Windsor | Sonoma County

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 years ago

Since February 6 is Waitangi Day in New Zealand, let me talk up the new Kiwi bakery, BurtonNZ Bakery in the Town of Windsor. Finally something new and different! It opened in December and I had a c...

"February 23 is Patty Day, Toronto’s tastiest holiday"

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

" . . . But the Jamaican beef patty of Toronto differs from patties elsewhere both in style and, because of 1985’s Patty Wars, in name: in Jamaica they are simply 'patties,' while in Toronto, they ...

Happy π day 2021!

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

How are you marking 3.14, Pi Day? Here's the Meyer lemon meringue tart ($8 slice) from Marla Bakery in Windsor. Buttery crust of pâte brisée tastes slightly nutty and feels just a bit sandy perh...

1/30 Piroshky Piroshky Bakery Pop-up in San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 11 months ago

Piroshky Piroshky Bakery from Pike Place in Seattle will be popping-up to deliver pre-orders to San Francisco on January 30, 1pm to 3pm. Deadline to pre-order is January 28, 2pm. Would love to h...

Nazes Seafood (Kent)

by equinoise 10 months ago

For many years, my wife had been talking up the particular merits of "Aussie-style" fish-n-chips, having spent a year abroad in the Sydney area. So, we were excited to hear about Nazes, and ventur...

Sides to go with Tourtiere??

by saintp 7 years ago

Hello...I make a tourtiere (French Canadian meat pie) once a year for my Dad's birthday. I always seem to have trouble with choosing sides. I usually do a roasted broccoli and a small salad. Sin...

Burek, brik or boureka in Manhattan

by prima 2 years ago

Anyone have recs? I noticed a breakfast boureka on Balaboosta's weekend brunch menu. Open to any style, from any part of the world. Veg, potato, cheese or meat. I tried Djerdan when it still...

Minced lamb disaster

by orlybabe 3 years ago

Hi everyone, had a massive disaster with making shepherds pie today. I’ve made this a hundred times, always turns out perfect, but today when I put in the minced lamb it released a LOT of liquid/fa...

Taking meat pies camping

by mullingink 3 years ago

I was thinking of making some hand pies with meat/cheese for breakfast or lunch for our family when we go to a camping event. There may or may not be firepits, but we do not have room to bring our...

I have a question about traditional English pork pies

by irbaboon 4 years ago

What is the purpose of the gelatin in British pork pie? It seems like an odd thing to add to a savory pie.The reason that I am asking is this: many years ago I got two kinds of frozen pork pies fro...

Quebecois Tourtiere or First Nations meat pie??

by HulkGreen 8 years ago

Had a real great meat pie a few years back when visiting the Mohawk reservation near Montreal, Quebec. It was fairly similar to a tourtiere but different, only seemed to have a meat (probably pork)...

Carlock's Bakery | Los Osos - SLO County

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

Passing through Los Osos last month, I stopped by Carlock's Bakery.

DFW: Meat Pies

by Mischif 13 years ago

Hello Gang, My first time posting here, but I've lived in Dallas for around 15 years. Originally I'm from Shreveport, LA. What I miss most about home is Natchitoches Meat Pies. Does anyone ...

South African Meat Pies

by ishmael 14 years ago

My friend just rreturned from South Africa and can't stop raving about the almost ubiquitous pie shops. He said they ranged from delicious to just OK. Can anyone tell me a little more about them. W...

Chicken Borek (Tavuklu Borek)

Chicken Pot Pie vs Chicken Pie

by kpaumer 12 years ago

My friends and I were watching the Barefoot Contessa, and she made a Lobster Pot Pie, I started the argument by saying that it was not true pot pie. Being from Central PA, pot pie to us is a rib s...

The Best Tourtiere in Montreal

by finefoodie55 5 years ago

I used to pick up my Tourtiere's at La Binerie on Mont Royal, but I need a change, can you point me in the right direction to a great Tourtiere.

South African/ British style meat Pies in Sarasota

by ezpiez 11 years ago

We have a new Pie Shop in Sarasota specialising in meat pies in a "puff" pastry pocket. A great easy and quick meal on the go, or order frozen pies to bake at home. We have a wonderful range of ...

Shepherd's Pie - With or Without Pastry

by Emmalilly 5 years ago

Settle an argument for me. Growing up Shepherd's Pie was beef mince (ground hamburger for the American's) with gravy (brown gravy, just enough to hold it together and make it wonderful, not too mu...