Author(s): Maxine Clark
Take a pie masterclass with 'Pies Glorious Pies' and learn Tips and Techniques for preparing the most perfect of pies as well as failsafe recipes for classic pastry crusts. Everyday Pies are simple yet tasty recipes for pies which will always be met with a smile at the dinner table - from a timeless Steak and Kidney Pie to a Sausage Lattice Slice. When entertaining, there is no match for a Posh Pie. Impressive dishes include a Beef and Smoked Oyster Pie and a Medieval Banquet Torta. If you want a quick bite on the go, Portable Pies include Classic Cornish Pasties as well as gourmet options such as Five-spice Venison Puffs. Finally, try a tempting Sweet Pie - from a rustic Spiced Apple Pie to an indulgent Mango Curd Pavlova Pie.
Maxine Clark trained as a chef at Leith's School of Food and Wine. She taught gourmet cookery holidays for chef Alistair Little's Tasting Places in Italy for 20 years. She is the author of many books, including Flavours of Tuscany and Tarts for Ryland Peters & Small.