Pieminister Blog

We’re mixing things up this Autumn and bringing in some exciting, new dishes that are bound to bring Pie Season back with a bang. Enter Loaded. Our skinny chips have had an upgrade and now come in three new variations – Be Cheesus, with dirty cheese sauce, pulled free-range ham and melted cheddar, El Toro, read more …

Topics: Menu, News

#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 …

People of Bristol, Cardiff & Nottingham – 17th March is your lucky day as a whole lot of pie-rish luck will be coming your way! You may well remember our Shamrock pie, made with British beef slow cooked in ‘famous Irish Stout’. Rich, sticky and delicious, this is the perfect pie to wash down with read more …

Topics: event, News

It’s Apple Day this Sunday –  the perfect excuse to drink cider, mull some spiced apple juice….or make an Apple & Blackberry Canoodle! There are quite a few apple-y recipes in our cookbook A Pie for All Seasons but this is the only one with  a reference to  good old-fashioned a-kissin ‘n a-cuddling in the title, so here it is. *Caro’s read more …

Topics: News

We spent much of July on the road, on bikes brimming with pies! The sun shone (phew) and our new topless pies went down a storm, everywhere we went. Thank you so much to everyone we visited – you made us feel very loved (which is always nice!) …….and made sure our tour was well read more …

Topics: competition, event, 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

Our favourite plasticine man Morph is returning to screens on July 4th. Last week we went along to the Aardman Animation studios to give him his first Pieminister pie. We met some funny guys while we were there who also enjoyed our pies (you might recognise some faces…!) Morph’s first Pieminister pie He got stuck in… read more …

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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 …

Topics: event, festival

..and with a staggering NINE gold stars given to our pies in this year’s Great Taste Awards, so have we.   So we thank you, pie connoisseurs,  for having such discerning and refined taste buds – you know you’re onto a winner when you tuck into a Pieminister pie! And the 2013 Great Taste Award read more …

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