Rich wholemeal pastry packed with a potato, onion and cheese filling. You can rate this recipe by giving it a score of one, two, three, or four forks, which will be averaged out with other cooks' ratings. If you like, you can also share your specific comments, positive or negative - as well as any tips or substitutions - in the written review space. Cancel Print. Submitted by ruhelwamel Updated: September 24, Add to collection. Add to menu. Yield servings. Preparation 1. Put the flour and butter in a food processor and blend until the mixture resembles fine breadcrumbs.
Rich wholemeal pastry packed with a potato, onion and cheese filling. Shopping list. Put the flour and butter in a food processor and blend until the mixture resembles fine breadcrumbs. Add the egg and pulse until the mixture just comes together as a dough.
Learn how to make the Hairy Bikers' homity pie recipe in just a few simple steps. The whole family are going to love this easy to make, warming family meal. But we thought this pie deserved a second look. This recipe is the grandson of those early pies and, we bashfully believe, a great improvement. Celeriac and swede would also work well. A great veggie dish that can be enjoyed by all. To make the pastry, put the flours and butter into a food processor with a generous pinch of salt and pulse until the mixture resembles breadcrumbs. Add the egg and just enough cold water to bind the mixture together.
This traditional British pie is thought to date back to the Second World War, but it was its inclusion on the menu at Cranks Vegetarian Restaurant in the s that saw it grow in popularity. Popular in the seventies and eighties, homity pies were often seen as somewhat worthy — leathery, unappetising with a smug crust. But we thought this pie deserved a second look.