BRITISH PIE WEEK: Everything you need to know about British Pie Week with some delicious recipes to celebrate!
Happy British Pie Week!
British Pie Week takes place every year on the first full week of March. It began in 2007 by ‘Jus-rol’, initially starting out as a marketing campaign, but now it is so much more!
Jus-rol’s research revealed that 75% of us Brits love digging into a pie at least once a month so why not make the most of British pie week and delve into some of your favourite flavours!
This is a great national week to get behind, take to the kitchen and get the whole family involved.
With so many recipes to view, it is down to you to decide what type of pie lover you are!
or all of the above?
What ever it is, we have some recipes that might take your fancy!
If you need some inspiration, here are Britain’s most googled pies:
- Cottage pie
- Fish pie
- Shepherds pie
- Chicken and leek
- Chicken and mushroom
- Steak and ale
- Steak and Kidney
- Corned beef
If that doesn’t tickle your taste buds here are some more fun fillings to try:
- Rainbow Vegetable Pie – Recipe here
- Bramley Apple Pie – Recipe here
- Pear and Berry Pie – Recipe here
- Chicken,Brie and Cranberry Pie - Recipe here
- Venison, onion and red wine pie – Recipe here
Or why not create your own recipe?
In 2019, the winner of the 2019 British Pie Week contest was Tracey Carty with her Chicken Balmoral Pie.
Jus-rol said "The use of Haggis with chicken is very innovative and the double cream & whisky sauce adds a luxurious note to the pie!"
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