British Pie Week: get your bake on

British Pie Week 2018

If you love pies as much as we do, you’ll already know that 5 March marks the first day of British Pie Week 2018. What started out as a catchy marketing campaign by a ready-made pasty company has now turned into a national event. Pie sellers from all over the United Kingdom submit their encrusted inventions for a week-long celebration of the family favourite.

The actual awards take place on 7 March in Melton Mowbray, home of the pork pie. But if you can’t make it to the Leicestershire finals, how can you get involved? Why not bake a unique creation at home, or even host a pie party for friends and relatives?

Here’s a slice of our favourites to help you prepare that culinary masterpiece. Continue reading