The Pie Blog

  • 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...
  • The Language of Pie

    The Language of Pie Pies have been around a long time, and so have we... We have been eating pies for centuries, so it’s no surprise that they have...
  • How To Make Perfect Shortcrust Pastry for Pies

    If you’re feeling adventurous and want to have a crack at making your own shortcrust pastry, here’s a recipe for you to give it a go. Pastry is som...
  • Meet the Supplier - Hambleton Brewery

    Based just 100 metres from our bakery, Hambleton Brewery provide the amazing Nightmare Porter Ale that gives our Yorkshire Steak and Ale pie its ri...
  • Competition Time. Help us create new pies and win a free pie subscription for a year!

    We're on a mission here at Yorkshire Handmade Pies to champion the best of British produce through hand-crafted pie making. With an increasing numb...
  • Secrets to the best pie and mash

        Potatoes are a Yorkshire Handmade Pie’s best friend! chipped, baked, fried or boiled they are one of the most versatile ingredients on the plan...
  • Helping to eradicate food poverty in the UK with FoodCycle

    Helping to Eradicate Food Poverty in the UK with FoodCycle   We are proud to announce our new charity partnership with FoodCycle, a charity that ru...
  • Your essential guide to meal planning and taking the stress out of mealtimes!

    Meal Planning As the world starts emerging from lockdown, people are slowly getting back to their busy lives with work, evening activities and wit...
  • A Brief History of Pie!

    A Brief History of Pie  It occurred to us that whilst most people know the story about how the sandwich came about (see footnote if you don’t)! Th...