Meat Pie Recipe

Puff Pastry Meat Pie Recipe Мясной Пирог

Meat Pie recipe

Wanted to share this delicious and very special meat pie recipe . This was one of my mom’s New Year’s menu specials.

The special part for this dish was that magic good luck coin, that she would put inside that pie. This flaky,crispy and tasty meat pie was the most expected New Year dish for all of our guests , seemed like they all believed to the power of that “good luck coin”;

Hope you give this a try and Happy Holidays!

Meat Pie Recipe


Meat Pie Recipe

For the filling

1lbs ( 400 grams) ground meat ( I use turkey and beef mix)

1 small onion, finely chopped or minced

2 tbs vegetable oil, I used canola oil, use anything you like

Spices – seasonings :

1 tsp ground black pepper

½ tsp cayenne

½ curry powder

1 tsp garlic powder ( or you can fry 1 minced garlic clove with onions)

1 tsp coriander

1 tsp paprika

Dried greens,such as basil,dill, parsley or cilantro ,anything you have on hand

(Feel free to improvise with spices, use any of your favorites)

Meat Pie Recipe

For the pie crust

You will need two 14”x10” puff pastry dough ,thawed

1 egg yolk+1tsp milk for e egg wash



Meat Pie Recipe

To make the filling

In a large frypan sauté the onion with oil until light golden color

Add ground meat, cook until slightly browns

Add all the spices and seasonings

Cook 2-3 minutes

Allow to cool down

Meat Pie Recipe

Preheat the oven to 375° F degrees

Slightly grease the baking pan

Place one of the pastry sheets inside the pan and spread out the meat filling on top of it

Place the other pastry sheet on top and using a fork seal the edges

Mark a few stripes and pokes with a fork

Egg wash and bake for 30-35 minutes or until the top is bright golden color

Slice and serve warm

Meat Pie Recipe

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