Chicken and Leek Pie

Chicken and Leek Pie. We still love a good British style pie here in France and as it’s ‘British Pie Week’ I thought I would share this recipe for one of our favourite pies. This chicken and leek pie includes freshly poached chicken and homemade pastry but this is an ideal recipe for using up…

Celebration Turkey Pie

This is no ordinary turkey pie….. It is a cranberry, turkey, minced pork and hot water crust pastry pie that not only looks beautiful but tastes amazing. My confession here is that the original idea for this came from a Christmas cookbook, which I have adjusted over the years to suit and strangely enough, this…

Steak and Kidney Pie

There’s nothing better when the leaves are falling from the trees and the nights are drawing in, than looking forward to a proper pie. Steak and kidney or ‘snake and pygmy’, as my dad always referred to it, is a real family frugal favourite. It’s frugal as I can buy the cheapest, toughest steak and…