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past·ies

 (pā′stēz′)
pl.n.
A pair of decorative coverings that conceal a woman's nipples, worn usually by exotic dancers.

[From paste.]
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Two candles are placed on a table, white bread and baked pasties are displayed by the light, besides choice of venison, both salt and fresh, from which they select collops.
to see if I would consider donating our pasties for use on stage as props during the show.
Cornish pasties have had people licking their lips for centuries.
PAUL'S CORNISH PASTIES (MAKES 5) INGREDIENTS For the pastry 450g plain flour 1/2tsp salt 115g cold lard, diced 75g cold unsalted butter, diced About 90ml ice-cold water 1 egg, lightly beaten, to glaze For the filling 1 large onion 120g swede 1 large floury potato, such as King Edward or Maris Piper 400g beef skirt 50g butter Salt and pepper You will also need A 24cm plate (to use as a guide) METHOD 1 TO MAKE the pastry, mix the flour and salt in a large bowl, add the lard and butter and rub in with your fingertips until the mixture resembles breadcrumbs.
Roquefort cheese, Parma ham and the pasties have protected status which means only foods originating from a certain place can carry regional identity labels.
The Eden Project has teamed up with TV chef James Strawbridge and a team of top local suppliers to create a range of truly extraordinary pasties.
Mrs Mellor was Known across Cornwall for her home-made pasties and when she moved to Huddersfield her reputation grew in the town.
Newcastle University history student Ester Pink discovered that pasties, a staple of the likes of North East bakers Greggs, are thriving thousands of miles away.
First things first: Pasties, pronounced PASS'-tees, are the meat and potato pies introduced to Butte by immigrant miners more than a century ago.
A NATIONWIDE supplier of vegetarian pasties has been told it can't call them "Cornish" because they don't contain meat.
The proposal to add standard rate VAT to freshly baked pasties and other bakery items sold 'above ambient air temperature' was messy and unenforceable.
Summary: The boss of the leading bakers has announced he will fight Budget proposals that will see sausage rolls and pasties hit with VAT.