Mince Pies

The Mince pie, traditionally known as minced Pie. Is a small traditional English fruit pastry based mince meat sweet pie, The mince pie is traditionally served throughout the Christmas season. Its ingredients are traceable back to the 13th century, when a group of returning European crusaders brought Middle Eastern recipes containing meats, fruits and spices.

What are Mince Pies

Mince Pies

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Mince pie is not made of actual meat,. But of a minced fruit minced, It Can be classed as the simplest recipe when backing. The Fruity minced pie typical mixture

  • Raisins
  • Sultanas,
  • Apricots,
  • Glace
  • Cherries,
  • Candied
  • Citrus peel,
  • Apples,
  • Various types of nuts
  • Mixed spices either nutmeg and cinnamon.

Most people when baking these traditional pies, place a star or a star like tops to represent the Christmas star. We usually leave out mince pies for Santa, as it’s traditionally been known that these are his favorite pies.