Homity pie

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Homity pie
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Type Savoury pie
Place of origin Great Britain
Main ingredients Pastry shell, potatoes, onions, leeks, cheese
Cookbook:Homity pie  Homity pie

Homity pie is a traditional British open vegetable pie. The pastry case contains a filling of potatoes and an onion and leek mixture, which is then covered with cheese.[1]

It has a history that dates back to the efforts of the Land girls of the Second World War and the restrictions imposed by wartime rationing.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Donald Olson, England for Dummies Page 346, For Dummies, 2006 ISBN 0-471-79409-0
  2. ^ Celia Brooks Brown, Gus Filgate, World Vegetarian Classics: Over 220 Essential International Recipes for the Modern Kitchen Page 85, Pavilion, 2006 ISBN 1-86205-677-3

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