Description Additional information Ingredients Inspired by a classic New Zealand recipe. While not all of these recipes are a one for one … An absolute Kiwi classic and such a delicious family friendly dinner! The individual pie tins are: square, measuring 4 1/4" (10.7cm) across the top, with the base measuring 3 1/8" (8cm) across and depth 25mm (1"), or. New Zealanders regard the meat pie as a part of New Zealand cuisine, and it forms part of the New Zealand national identity. So, despite the name, this Kiwi pie does not contain fruits, birds or New Zealanders (as was asked by our five year old...). The options are endless and it’s clear to see why the humble Kiwi pie is consistently voted as New Zealand’s favourite comfort food. Hokey pokey has always been a New Zealand favourite, second only to vanilla in sales country-wide. Kiwi Meat Pie (Week 19, New Zealand) Written by Ashley Paramore Published on June 3, 2019 in Appetizers, Global Vegan Challenge. Add to basket. That’s a lot of ice-cream. This is no mean feat when you consider that Kiwis consume 23 litres per capita a year! So, if you want to see where a hot, yummy, snack is a national dish… we know a place. The beef is cooked and then layered with cheddar in the pie and oh my wasn't it just delicious when you got little bombs of cheese with your juicy savoury meat. The crunch of the golden honeycomb lumps is as familiar to New Zealanders as the feeling of ice-cream melting down your hands. The Victorian pie brand Four’n Twenty produces 50,000 pies per hour and Australians consume an average of 12 meat pies per year. Kiwi Pie quantity. The average consumption of meat pies in New Zealand is 15 per person per year. So for Kiwis out there in the wide world who want to make meat pies just like the ones you can purchase in New Zealand, here are the pie tins for you. SKU: N/A Category: Beef. This recipe is a part of my Global Vegan Challenge where each week I research and develop a recipe from a different country in the world. For the longest time, if Josh requested a mince pie for dinner, I’d just cook up some mince, throw a few herbs in and put it in some pastry. Rupert Harker from Blackberry Farm in Clipston-on-the-Wolds is one of the local farmers that supplies us with traditionally reared beef, which we mince and layer with mature cheddar from Laurels Farm in Hatherton. It is a traditional New Zealand recipe, using minced beef and cheddar. This mince and cheese pie recipe will be your new favourite. Many of these recipes are veganized based off their omnivore counterparts.