Tag Archive | pastry

British and kitsch: Pimms soaked fruit tart

There’s a certain event happening tomorrow which, if you happen to have a pulse and live in Britain, then you can’t help but know about. Personally, I have no strong feelings either way, and way largely hoping to spend the week in peace and avoid the craze. But last night, I realised that the massive […]

Perfect pastry – Beef and ale raised pies

There is just one crucial rule when making pies. If you are inviting people round to help you with a tasting session, don’t start up with the line ‘so, I hear you like eating pies.’ There a very few ways to come back from what sounds like a couched terrace chant. Thankfully, these pies were […]