Crumble Topped Mince Pies Recipe with Whisky

Best mince pie recipes

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You know it's Christmas when the mince pies come out. We've created five twists on the traditional festive recipe, from boozy mincemeat pie to bourbon meringue mince pies and more


Want to make your own mince pies for Christmas? Looking for an easy mince pie recipe? From mini versions to giant sharing pies and gluten free varieties, we’ve got plenty of ideas here…



  • Make your own mincemeat and pastry for these recipes

Whisky crumble mince pies

We've added a splash of booze and morello cherries to these mince pies and topped with buttery crumble for extra indulgence.

Crumble Topped Mince Pies Recipe with Whisky

Mini viennese mince pies

How do you make mini mince pies taste even better? Add even more buttery goodness with a viennese swirl biscuit topping, of course!

Mini Viennese Mince Pies Recipe - served on a wooden board

Mince pies with shortbread pastry

Put an imaginative twist on your classic mince pie recipe this Christmas by adding shortbread pastry.

Mince pies with shortbread pastry

Boozy mincemeat pie

This elegant recipe turns the humble mince pie into a fantastic Christmas dessert. Use shop-bought shortcrust pastry and a good-quality mincemeat to save time. Finish with a dusting of silvery icing sugar. Try our impressive festive desserts here.

Boozy Mincemeat Pie Recipe

Gluten-free bourbon meringue mince pies

Just because you're gluten free doesn't mean you have to miss out on all the Christmas fun. These boozy mince pies don't compromise on flavour or texture.

Bourbon meringue mince pies served on a cake stand next to mini white christmas trees

Classic mince pies

Takes these mince pies to a whole new level with the addition of a layer of marzipan. This recipe comes from The Burlington restaurant at Bolton Abbey in Yorkshire.

Mince pies - olive magazine

Here's how to make the perfect mincemeat for your mince pie recipe

Home-made mincemeat is easy to make, tastes wonderful and is the basis for so much of our Christmas baking. This recipe makes six jars. Give a couple of jars away to friends and family and use the rest to make Christmas pudding, Christmas cake and mince pies.

Mincemeat Recipe

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