Pieminister Blog

This summer, we’ve teamed up with UKHarvest to help feed thousands of people across the UK with good food.  In fact, we’re aiming to feed 10,000 people in need.  How will we manage that?  Well it’s actually very simple: every time you buy one of our new Summer pies, we’ll donate a pie to them on your read more …

Topics: charity, News

Back in the summer of 2015, we teamed up with our Stokes Croft neighbour Temwa, a community-led charity operating in Malawi.  Our plan was to sell enough pies to fund a forest in Malawi, so we made two special summer recipes using the best Somerset cider, kindly donated to us by Orchard Pig. Temwa have read more …

Topics: charity, News

Anyone for cricket?

Mar 1 2017

The time has come for our more ‘classic’ pies to move over for a week, to make room for a new pie to take the spotlight. You see, we’ve been busy bees in our kitchens, creating our first ever insect pie, for British Pie Week. We looked to Mexico for inspiration for The Hopper (crickets are a Street Food favourite there) read more …

Celebrate with Pie & Mash Feasts for a fiver! As well as all the award winning meat free, gluten free and meaty pies you know and love already, we’ve got three Pie Week specials to try too. They’re limited-edition so make sure get your hands on one fast.  Because when they’re gone, they’re gone. Our third Pie Week special?  We’ll read more …

We have just launched our #PieElection so pie fans can vote some old Pieminister favourites back into the Cabinet for British Pie Week (2 to 8 March). We’ve seen some great pies come and go since 2003. Remember the Minty Lamb?  This delicious pie had to leave the pie cabinet as we couldn’t source British lamb all year.  And now’s your chance read more …

Topics: competition, News

Match of the Day….

Jul 11 2014

Match of the Day…. As well as providing that rich, malty taste in our moo pie (Seven Ale) we have a special affinity with Bristol Beer Factory because we’re both Bristolian brands who just so happen to be the same age (10 and a ½ years to be precise!) Their award winning beers are brewed just read more …

Topics: News

A new prince, born in the summer, in Britain?  That can only mean one thing! Street Party time!  So, unravel the bunting, dig out your Will and Kate masks, flags and frilly doilies and have a right royal knees-up with your neighbours. To get you in the mood, check out St John’s Road’s Street Party read more …

Topics: News

We now stock a great selection of craft beers and ciders and to celebrate we’re giving them away with every Mothership!  Simply print off this voucher and bring it with you before the 1 September 2013, to enjoy a drink on us. Great for a post work pie and pint (or weekend pie feast) our read more …

Topics: News

Our pies are known for fuelling festival goers, curing hangovers, uniting lovers (we know of a few ‘mothership’ inspired marriage proposals) and generally providing comfort and joy to pie eaters everywhere….but preparing someone for a North Pole expedition?  Definitely a Pieminister ‘first’. Meet Paul Gurney, one of the only people in history to take on read more …

Topics: News