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Pies Glorious Pies on Great Australian Bake Off Episode 2

Maria's Beef Pie (photo courtesy of GABO website)

Maria’s Beef Pie (photo courtesy of GABO website)

There were tears and tantrums in the Bake Off tent this week as Pie Week started to heat things up.  Pastry was thrown on the floor, and piping bags were flung across the kitchen.  Who knew that making a Pie was so stressful?!

The challenge for the Signature Bake was to produce a hearty family pie, a good all rounder that the family love.   The pie could be sweet or savoury, and must have a lid.   As most of us just buy ours from the supermarket it was great to see the variations that were dished up, although surprisingly nobody made a sweet pie in this round.  Don’t families like Apple Pie anymore?   Continue reading