We are pleased to announce the relaunch of our Award Winning Dickinson & Morris Authentic Melton Mowbray Pork Pies.
Improved Recipe – Chunkier prime cuts of British Pork encased in a richer, crisper pastry that melts in the mouth “From the first bite to the last crumb it’s simply the perfect pork pie”
Award Winner – Our Large 454g pie was Crowned the Best Melton Mowbray Pork Pie at the British Pie Awards 2019, scoring 99 out of 100.
History & Heritage – Est. 1851. We are telling our story to you all and it starts with an amazing women….(see below)
New Logo and Bold Packaging – We have modernised our logo, whilst retaining a nod to our history; Dickinson taking Morris under his wing. We have listened to our customers and kept the red and blue colourways. You will easily find us on shelf.
Plastic Reduction – We have removed plastic trays and flow wrap in our 2 Snack Dickinson & Morris Melton Mowbray Pork Pies and in our 6 Mini Dickinson & Morris Melton Mowbray Pork Pies.
Great for any Occasion – Snacking, lunchboxes, picnics and banquets, we have a range of pies to suit every occasion!
Dickinson & Morris Large Authentic Melton Mowbray Pork Pie 454g; Dickinson & Morris Individual Authentic Melton Mowbray Pork Pie 140g; Dickinson & Morris 2 Snack Authentic Melton Mowbray Pork Pie 150g (2x75g); Dickinson & Morris 6 Mini Melton Mowbray Pork Pie 300g (6x50g).
Sainsbury’s, Waitrose, Co-op, Ocado, Morrisons and Ye Olde Pork Pie Shoppe.
Also available online at www.porkpie.co.uk
OUR STORY STARTS WITH AN AMAZING WOMAN…….
Mary Dickinson (1768 to 1841)
Considered the originator of the hand raised Melton Mowbray pork pie, Mary is credited with using the first wooden dolly to raise a pastry case. Mary’s method has stood the test of time and she is the reason the Melton Mowbray Pork Pies we all know and love look the way they do.
In 1851, John Dickinson, Mary’s Grandson, opens his bakery in Nottingham Street, Melton Mowbray and started making pork pies. John’s bakery is exactly where Ye Olde Pork Pie Shoppe is today.
In the 1880’s John Dickinson took on Joseph Morris, saving him from the local workhouse. John added Joseph’s name to the business in 1885 and Dickinson & Morris was born.
‘THE REST, AS THEY SAY, IS HISTORY’