The Pie Blog

  • Top 5 Meat Free Meals You Can Try This Veganuary

    “Veganuary” inspired and supported more than half a million people to try vegan during their 2021 campaign – with participants from over 200 countr...
  • A song about pies??

    If we asked you to name 2 of life’s biggest pleasures, what would you say? (keep it clean!)   Well we asked ourselves this very question and came u...
  • What is Wagyu beef and why is it so special?

    We were recently invited to an open day at Warrendale Wagyu, a Wagyu beef supplier based here in Yorkshire.  We'd never actually tried Wagyu beef b...
  • The future of meat eating

    Is meat eating bad for the planet? Is it ethical? Should we stop eating meat altogether and switch to purely plant based diets? These are questions...
  • 3 seasonal and delicious side dishes to try with your pies

    So, you’ve received your delivery of Yorkshire Handmade Pies and put them away safely in the freezer drawer, ready to be baked for a convenient and...
  • 5 Yorkshire Foods you have to try (if you haven't already)

    Here at Yorkshire Handmade Pies, we’re very proud of our Yorkshire heritage and the incredible ingredients we have available to us to make our pies...
  • All About Beef

    Beef. A meat we have been eating in Britain for many centuries. There’s few things more British than roast beef (the French even call us ‘Les Rosbi...
  • Interview with our charity partner Food Cycle

    For every Yorkshire Handmade Pie order, we donate 30p to the valuable work of Foodcycle who support the lonely, the isolated and the hungry members...
  • What makes the pie so popular?

    What makes the pie popular? One thing is not in doubt. We love pies as a nation and have done for a long time! But what is it that we love so much ...
  • British Pie Week BBC Radio York Interview

    Yorkshire Handmade Pies founder James Sturdy talks to BBC Radio York during British Pie Week. What are the UK's favourite pies? What makes a pie a ...
  • 6 Things You Never Knew About Pies

    The size of pie! Denby Dale in our very own Yorkshire has a long tradition of making giant pies. From such occasions as King George III’s recovery ...
  • What Lurks Inside? The Past Hidden Horrors Encased In Pastry!

    What lurks inside? Hidden horrors encased in pastry. The pie has a reputation for hiding horrors. Perhaps the most well-known pie horror story is S...