STAR CRUST LOVERS: PUKKA PIES WELCOMES CHIP WEEK WITH A FRUITY VALENTINE’S TREAT!
Article Date: 2015-02-13
Pukka Pies is showing the nation the love this Valentine’s Day, after exclusively revealing a recipe for a fruity pie guaranteed to sweeten the nation’s suppers on 14th February.
The nation’s number one pie brand has developed its first-ever recipe for a sweet pie, which it is sharing with ‘star-crust lovers’ all over the country via its Facebook social media platform: www.facebook.com/pukkapiespukkapies.
The ‘Star Crust Lover’s Pie’ has been created in support of Chip Week which begins next week (16 -22 Feb) and contains the aphrodisiacs chilli and pomegranate, wrapped in Pukka’s renowned hand crafted pastry.
The company isn’t releasing the exclusive pie to retail, but is sharing the recipe so lovers can cook up a storm in their own homes.
Rob Dixon, Head of Marketing at Pukka Pies, comments: "Every year we read about the most expensive Valentine’s meals, so we wanted to show that you don’t have to spend a fortune to turn sweet and seductive ingredients into a recipe for love.
"This is the first sweet pie ever to be created by the cupids at Pukka Pies, and as a nation of pie lovers, we wanted to share the love this Valentine’s by revealing the recipe!”
Recipe for Star Crust Lover’s Pie:1 large Bramley Apple, peeled and sliced
2-3 tablespoons orange juice
1 teaspoon sugar
2 tablespoons fresh pomegranate seeds
1 teaspoon chilli sauce Cook the apple in the orange juice in a covered pan over a low heat until soft
Stir in the sugar, pomegranate seeds and chilli sauce, adjust sweetness and chilli to taste
Spoon into a puff pastry case
From Monday 16 Feb, pie-fans can spread the love even further by enjoying a Pukka Pie and Chips during Chip Week - the perfect partnership!
Pukka Pies will be delivering a nation-wide radio campaign throughout Chip Week, offering consumers the opportunity to win a range of prizes, including Pukka Pies merchandise and products.