meat pie


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n meat pie pie made with meat or fowl enclosed in pastry or covered with pastry or biscuit dough
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In literature:

You will find a fresh baking of bread and a meat-pie in the larder.
"The Firelight Fairy Book" by Henry Beston
There was mince meat to make, raisins to seed, cakes and pies to bake.
"Sixty Years of California Song" by Margaret Blake-Alverson
Mrs. Savery pushed the cup towards him, and heaped his plate with her excellent meat-pies.
"A Book of Quaker Saints" by Lucy Violet Hodgkin
The bell rang, officers with meat pies in their hands came running across the platform.
"The Dark Forest" by Hugh Walpole
Cold meat appeared as hot pie, with many other curious and ingenious devices.
"Real Life In London, Volumes I. and II." by Pierce Egan
Horrod laid in front of me a cold meat pie, a cold goose, a cheese, and a tall flagon of cider.
"Winsome Winnie and other New Nonsense Novels" by Stephen Leacock
His meat would make a hundred parrot-pies, and some to spare besides.
"Twice Lost" by W.H.G. Kingston
We go home with them, with a meat-pie, bottles of wine, eggs, and a cold chicken.
"Sac-Au-Dos" by Joris Karl Huysmans
There was a variety of meat, vegetables, and pie, that might come under either name; but Mr. and Mrs Peterkin were well pleased.
"The Peterkin Papers" by Lucretia P Hale
If truth I speak not, may the high Fo-hi Grind all my bones to make his next meat-pie!
"Turandot: The Chinese Sphinx" by Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller

In poetry:

She made her living by selling pies,
Her meat pies were a treat,
Chock full of meat and such a size
'Cos she was getting the meat from —
"Sweeney Todd, The Barber" by Weston and Lee
And many's the poor young orphan lad
'Ad the first square meal he'd ever had —
A hot meat pie, made out of his Dad
From Sweeney Todd, the Barber.
"Sweeney Todd, The Barber" by Weston and Lee

In news:

"Moose" (Raymond) Despres had his first meat pie when he was 4 years old.
The 108-year-old Schenectady meat market and grocery, has a photo of bacon-apple pie on its Facebook page.
KVKI invites you to enjoy some of the best food in the world at this weekend's Natchitoches Meat Pie Festival in beautiful downtown Natchitoches.
Natchitoches Meat Pie Festival photo by Flickr.
Grab a lotta hotta meat pie s and more.
Traditionally meat pie recipes are made with mostly ground pork.
Grab a lotta hotta meat pies and more.
Pasties , inexpensive meat pies, will be subject to a 20 percent tax on takeout snacks, while the top income tax rate on financiers and other rich Britons will be cut.
Stouffer's White Meat Chicken Pot Pie.
All meat pies are made with Viau's meat and must be pre-ordered.
The 108-year-old Schenectady meat market and grocery, has a photo of bacon- apple pie on its Facebook page.
Sydney draws its culinary influences from a variety of areas, as evidenced by the meat pie stands sandwiched between Turkish kebab joints and dumpling shacks.
Deep-Dish Mexican Meat Loaf Pie.
Baked into pies, puréed into sauces, sautéed with meats and stews both savory and sweet, it is one of our most comforting and versatile fruits.
It's better than meat pie.