Monday, 26 November 2018

2018 - Heston from Waitrose - 6 Chocolate & Sour Cherry Crumble Mince Pies with Heston Cherry Vodka

It's always exciting to hear that Heston has cooked up another interesting take on a mince pie with a random ingredient. This year it's cherry vodka! Intrigued? Read on...

Monday, 19 November 2018

2018 - Sainsbury's - Taste the Difference 6 mince pies

Stop the press! It's a mainstream supermarket that's claiming to have changed their mince pie recipe. Kudos Sainsbury's, you deserve another review so, let's get to it!

Friday, 9 November 2018

2018 - Aldi - Specially Selected - 6 black forest mince pies

It's clearly a year where everyone is taking a leaf out of Heston's Blumenthal's book and making mince pies with random fillings. Aldi is not one to be left behind with their specially selected black forest mince pies.

Wednesday, 24 October 2018

Sunday, 21 October 2018

2018 - Harrods - Spiced Salted Caramel Mince Pies

Right, mince pie lovers. We're back with a new mince pie and a slighty refined reviews. Don't worry, the same amount of decision-making is going into each mince pie review, were just going to spare you from all the detail.
We're kicking this year off with the big guns a previous year winner, Harrods.

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

2016 - Harrods - Christmas - Alcohol-free Cranberry and Clementine Mince Pies

Most likely my last review of the year, but time to end with a banger! Harrods are back to defend their top spot on our ultimate leader board of all time great mince pies. The mince pies are not quite the same; the addition of clementine to thier mincemeat means these need to be re-assessed.... for you of course.

Saturday, 10 December 2016

2016 - Aldi - Specially Selected - Exquisite - Luxury Hand Crafted 6 Mince Pies

I've been introduced to these by a few people all of whom have raved about them. Unfortunately, my local Aldi never seems to have these in stock. I've finally managed to get hold of them. Lets see what all the hype is about. Is there something I'm really missing out on.