July 2013   




Artisan Class


1st Honley Village  Butchers – pork, chorizo, goats cheese & sweet chilli sauce 
2nd Keith Dyson – full English breakfast
3rd Honley Village Butchers – pork, chicken & stuffing
4th J. Thomas of Helmsley 
5th E. Middlemiss – pork, stuffing & Yorkshire chutney


Traditional Class


1st Hoffman’s of Wakefield 
2nd Wilson’s of Crossgates, Leeds 
3rd Broster’s of Lindley, Huddersfield.
4th Honley Village Butchers, Huddersfield.


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Pie Club Meetings 2013

Pie Meeting Saturday 20th July 2013

World Events 

Mel Smith dies at 60.

Gritters out to put sand on roads to stop the tar melting in the heat wave.

Nelson Mandella is 95.

Tax breaks for fraking industry!

Detroit City in USA goes bust.


Chris Froome on target for Tour de France win.

England win first test against Australia and on target for 2nd.

Jamacian runners caught taking drugs.


Wiliam   Thick pastry, jelly nice, salty, lacks pepper.Good looking pie.

Score   6.0/10

Peter   Thick dry tasteless pastry. Meat OK.

Score   6.0/10

John   Squat pie, flaky pastry, coarse tasteless meat. Salty, enjoyed it.

Score   7.0/10

Phil   Looked good, very dry, nice meat.

Score   7.0/10

Mark   Thick stodgy pastry, well glazed, lots of jelly, needed some spice and pepper.

Score   7.0/10

Richard   Dry pastry, meat OK. Well packed No jelly.

Score   5.0/10

Kevin   Fresh crispy pastry. Not much taste, coarse granular meat.

Score   6.0/10


Fetcher   Kevin

Fetch   Walter Smith of King Cross.

Price   £1

Average   6.2

Pie Meeting Saturday 27th July 2013

World Events

Future King George born on Monday 22 July 8lb 6oz.

Egypt : army open fire on civilians killing 100 + 1500 injured.

Train  crash in Spain kills 80. Driver arrested for dangerous driving.


Wigan beat London Broncos 70 – 0.

Anniversary Games in London, Bolt wins, Mo Farrah wins and Jessica Ennis still looks gorgeous. 

Chris Froome wins Tour de France.

England  thrash Australia in second test.


Kevin   A bit warm, perhaps husbandry bit suspect. Crunchy pastry, fresh and bland. Afterburn in the meat.

Score   7.5/10

Tom   Nice looking pie, moist pie,fatty pie. Enjoyed it.

Score   8.0/10

Chris   Good looking pie, well filled. Crispy top, silght clagginess to the pastry. Nicely spiced.

Score   7.0/10

Oli   Handsome pie, lovely texture to pastry. Well filled. Evenly distributed jelly. Well seasoned meat. Coarse meat. Very fresh pie.

Score   9.0/10

Tim   Too much pastry, too warm and no flavour.

Score   6.0/10

Mark   Pale pie with slightly soft pastry, lot of tasty jelly. Meat was very soft, flavoursome. Needed more spice. Served at room temperature – high! Enjoyed it.

Score   8.0/10

Peter   Substantial pie. Well filled, tasty meat. Pastry was rather soft. Bit too warm but it is a warm day.

Score   8.0/10


Fetcher   Peter

Fetch   Broster’s of Huddersfield.

Price   £1.05

Average   7.6


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