Photo by Annie Spratt
Easy as pie he said.
Its just meat and dough isn’t it?
Hours later the pie, or what purported to be a pie was still in the pre-cook phase.
The meat bit was ready.
The pastry another matter. Despite following the recipe, checking and double-checking, the result was disastrous.
Finally out of desperation he bit the bullet and put everything together and into the oven.
He waited, and waited finally taking the pie out and watching to see if the top sunk or the cooked meat oozed out like an erupting volcano.
Holding their breath, they sat down to dinner.