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pork pie

n
1. (Cookery) a pie filled with minced seasoned pork
2. See porky
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Noun1.pork pie - small pie filled with minced seasoned pork
pasty - small meat pie or turnover
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pork pie

npasticcio di maiale in crosta
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
I stole some bread, some rind of cheese, about half a jar of mincemeat (which I tied up in my pocket-handkerchief with my last night's slice), some brandy from a stone bottle (which I decanted into a glass bottle I had secretly used for making that intoxicating fluid, Spanish-liquorice-water, up in my room: diluting the stone bottle from a jug in the kitchen cupboard), a meat bone with very little on it, and a beautiful round compact pork pie. I was nearly going away without the pie, but I was tempted to mount upon a shelf, to look what it was that was put away so carefully in a covered earthen ware dish in a corner, and I found it was the pie, and I took it, in the hope that it was not intended for early use, and would not be missed for some time.
'What do I mean,' retorted Sam; 'come, Sir, this is rayther too rich, as the young lady said when she remonstrated with the pastry-cook, arter he'd sold her a pork pie as had got nothin' but fat inside.
There were half a pork pie and a bit of cold boiled bacon left, and we put them in.
Pork pies are top of the menu when it comes to US-UK trade negotiations, and one business has stepped forward to show its support.
Kevin White, 28 August Boris Johnson's pork pie porkies set a worrying precedent Johnson was right when he said we didn't export pork pies to the US.
Having only been in the job a matter of weeks, he cites due to the big bad EU that the makers of Melton Mowbray Pork Pies are restricted in exporting pork pies to some countries, and claims a US trade deal will allow us to export pork pies there, like we already do to Iceland, saving the UK economy post Brexit.
So, as a reminder, Boris Johnson kicked things off when he said: "Melton Mowbray pork pies, which are sold in Thailand and in Iceland, are currently unable to enter the US market because of, I don't know, some sort of Food and Drug Administration restriction."
The historic butchers was a family favourite across Teesside with sausages and pork pies their trademark and shops in places includingStockton and Middlesbrough.
6 MINI SMOKEHOUSE BBQ PORK PIES PS2.50, M&S You can't have a picnic without some pork pies and these have an extra kick with a smoked barbecued flavoured filling.
It is a very old technique that is used on hot-water pastry when making things such as pork pies. A quick internet search or a look in a suitable cook book will show this.
SAUSAGE rolls have taken over from pork pies on the list of foods that measure our cost of living.