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Bakels Pie Awards 2014
July 30, 2014 – 6:22 pm | 3 Comments
Bakels Pie Awards  2014

The winners of the best pies in the country were announced last night. The overall winner was Michael Kloeg from Clareville Bakery for his Gourmet Meat pie – a lamb cutlet and kumara mash concoction.

Pie Awards – Bakels – 2012
July 24, 2012 – 10:02 pm | 5 Comments
Pie Awards – Bakels – 2012

The Bakel’s Supreme Pie Award once again goes to Shane Kearns of Viands Bakery in Kihikihi. He won the competition with a gourmet fruit pie, the third time and the second in a row in …

Bakel’s Pie Awards coming up in July
June 27, 2012 – 10:22 pm | No Comment
Bakel’s Pie Awards coming up in July

Last year there was shock, horror among passionate Kiwi pie lovers when a cheeky spiced plum, port and apple pie knocked the classic meat pie off its perch to win the coveted title of the country’s top …

Steak pie
July 25, 2011 – 9:52 pm | 6 Comments
Steak pie

With the Bakel’s Supreme Pie Award announced tomorrow last night I figured I’d have a go at making a pie myself. How difficult could it be?
Well, as it turned out it’s not difficult – just …

Best pie in New Zealand?
July 20, 2011 – 10:12 pm | One Comment
Best pie in New Zealand?

We are on the cusp of learning where the best pie for 2011 comes from.
Judging takes place in Auckland tomorrow to decide the Bakel’s Supreme Pie Award. There have been over 4,400 entries from 380 …

Steak and guinness and cheese pie
September 16, 2009 – 9:23 pm | No Comment
Steak and guinness and cheese pie

We experienced the delight of this pie with friends several weekends ago. I would have taken photos but the pie was consumed quicker than you could say “Smile”. It’s from Jamie Oliver‘s recipe book ‘Cook …

The Bakels NZ Supreme Pie Awards 2009
August 22, 2009 – 3:15 pm | No Comment
The Bakels NZ Supreme Pie Awards 2009

Bakels have been running the Supreme Pie Award or 13 years and the standard continues to rise.
In 2008 the unheard of actually happened and a vegetarian pie took top honours. We’re not going to say …

60 million pies – this was one of them
August 22, 2009 – 3:32 am | No Comment

Can you believe we consume 60 million pies each year. Apparently it’s a $120 million dollar business.
But someone out there is getting more than their fair share of pastry and congealed meat. That’s 15 pies …