The British Pie Awards 2015

Melton Mowbray Pie Competition1

Last Wednesday I was in St Mary’s Church in Melton Mowbray – light streaming through the stained glass windows, and a voice booming from the pulpit: “now take your control pie…”

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Reining It In With Chicken Soup

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As far as ‘reining it in’ goes, I’m sure I could have done a bit better with this recipe. Chicken thigh could have been substituted for chicken breast. And instead of noodles, I could have used thinly-sliced cabbage, or grated butternut squash – a bit like Jamie does in his laksa recipe.

But hell, it’s better than pizza or lasagne.… 

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