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Reviewed Cornish Miners' Pasties

Sep 12, 2011 in on

Sadly, this is NOT a CORNISH miner's pasty! As before, ground beef isn't used. It should be skirt beef, cubed. Neither should there by turnips (the Cornish name for a swede or rutabaga) or carrots. Pasties are never served with gravy, because there should be sufficient juices from the potatoes and meat to do that - maybe a knob of butter can be a...

Reviewed Cornish Pasties

Sep 10, 2011 in Food Network Community Toolbox on

What is confectioners sugar doing in a pastry recipe for a savoury dish like a pasty? This is NOT a Cornish Pasty description! Maybe a pasty or turnover! Believe me! I've lived in Cornwall (and now Michigan) and the traditional pasties had no sugar, no carrot (some might, perhaps, but it's not common) and some parsley with the (skirt) beef, onion...

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