Of course, it's also an opportunity to ponder about your own life on a plate - Cornish pasty
or Bakewell tart?
A BAKER has launched the world's first Cornish pasty
THE Cornish pasty
will be safe from international impostors if a proposed EU free trade agreement with America goes ahead.
The Championships, are backed by the Cornish Pasty
Association, after it won European Union Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) status for the Cornish pasty
And Gaynor Doyle, from Liverpool Cake Company, brought a cake in the shape of a Cornish pasty
to wow the drinkers.
7 THE world's best selling Cornish pasty
is Ginsters Original Cornish Pasty
, with more than 450 million sold over the last 18 years.
And Mrs Phyllis Mellor is credited with introducing a British delicacy to the town - the Cornish pasty
Rick Stein, pictured, and other top Cornish chefs have included their recipes in The Great Cornish Food Book which celebrates the region's food and CORNISH PASTY
(SERVES 4) THE Chough Bakery say a genuine Cornish pasty
has a distinctive "D" shape and is crimped on one side, never on top.
Mark Muncey, chairman of the Cornish Pasty
Association, said: "This is a shock tax, a sweeping tax, badly thoughtout and badly presented, and it needs to be changed.
The Prime Minister was mocked earlier this week when he claimed to have recently eaten a Cornish pasty
at a shop at Leeds railway station, which turned out to have closed five years ago.
However, the so-called "pasty tax" means Greggs products such as the chicken bake and the Cornish pasty
, which once avoided VAT, will be soon be hit with 20% increases.
WE compared a Ginsters Cornish Pasty
with one from Menai Deli at Ysbyty Gwynedd, made by Becws Dwyran bakery.