Pieminister Blog

#LittleActsofPieness Since the start of June we’ve been inviting community-spirited people to apply for free pies for good causes.  These random acts of kindness (or Little Acts of Pie-ness) are helping raise funds for good causes and making people smile. We originally pledged to give away more than 10,000 surplus pies over the summer. And we’ve already donated over 8000 – in the first month! read more …

We have baked two special pies this summer – the tipsy chick and the scrumpea – and every time you buy one, we’ll plant a tree.   Actually Temwa, a Bristol-based Community Development Charity will plant the trees as part of their Community Forest Project in Northern Malawi. Temwa has been a long-term friend and neighbour here in Bristol read more …

Topics: festival, News

Going to Glastonbury this weekend?  Make a ‘pea-line’ straight over to our stall to get your ‘Mothership Forever’ wristband. Pop it on and you’ll get £1 off pieminister motherships for the rest of eternity* (or until your wristband falls off). Tweet your #mashedup pictures @pieminister and check out Facebook  for the latest pie-related updates and read more …

Topics: event, festival

The first ever Bristol Food Connections kicks-off today and as part of this 11-day food extravaganza, we’re offering the ultimate Bristol Pie and a Pint Experience to anyone in town! Head to either of our two Bristol shops from the 1 to 11 May for a legendary ‘Mothership’ (that’s a pie with your favourite sides read more …

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When one of Britain’s biggest fashion brands contacted us desperate to try our new lighter pies we had to oblige. We sent a selection of the Kooky Chook, Light as a Feta and Chickalito to Topshop on Oxford street and look what pie induced chaos ensued… Lighter pies land on Oxford Street! The girls at read more …

Topics: festival, News

Tristan cooked up a storm in a tipi last month, at Eat Drink Bristol Fashion.  With so much mouthwatering food to tuck into, the only issue we had was finding enough table space for amazing canapés,  sharing pies, side dishes galore and lots lots more….. For a bit of a flavour, watch this film from read more …

Topics: event, festival, recipes

This wristband is your key to a tasty summer of motherships, guaranteed to fuel festival goers, come rain or shine.  Get one when you buy our legendary pie feast (pie, mash, gravy, peas, shallots and cheese) at any festival this summer.  This entitles you to £1 off your next mothership, and the one after that, read more …

Topics: festival