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Asda’s Supermassive Mince Pie Crust Can Deflect All Complaints About Sugar and Obesity

Asda is trying to do to the mince pie scene what Cadbury has already done in the chocolate world with its supersized £1 bars that are now apparently the normal amount of chocolate to eat in one go, with the new normal in Asda mince pies this year being a gigantic 435g pie that costs £1.50. It has a lattice pastry topping, though. That shaves off a few carbs. It's practically ketogenic. Read More >>

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Pie & Mash Seller Blames Vegans for Business Collapse

One of London's older pie & mash shops is going to sell its last ladle of mysterious liquor in a fortnight's time, as the Deptford branch of AJ Goddard's Pie and Mash is going out of business. Read More >>

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How to Make an Edible TRON Pie That Actually Glows

If there’s one takeaway from either the original 1982 TRON film or the 2010 sequel, Tron: Legacy, it’s that glowing stuff is always kind of cool to look at. To build off this, the talented and creative bakers at Pies Are Awesome managed to make a delicious-looking TRON-themed pie that glows in the dark, but is still safe to eat. Read More >>

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Wigan Man Crowned World Pie Eating Champ, Claims Hunger Was His Big Secret

Ian Coulton from Wigan is the new world pie eating champion, although it's not entirely clear just how many other countries were invited to a Wigan pub in order to compete in the contest. There was no training beforehand, although Ian told Wigan Today that he "was hungry" before the contest began. [Wigan Today via Metro] Read More >>