Archive for the ‘Ye Olde Pork Pie Shoppe’ Category
Dickinson & Morris has been baking pork pies in Melton Mowbray since 1851. They are the oldest remaining bakers of the authentic Melton Mowbray Pork Pie in the town centre today. In 1992, after fire had devastated the period style building, Samworth Brothers bought the property and carried out extensive refurbishment and renovation in conjunction with English Heritage. Ye Olde Pork Pie Shoppe reopened in October of that year, and re-established the town’s envied position as the centre of excellence for all pork pies.
Premium ingredients, time-honoured recipes and attention to detail have made the Dickinson & Morris name what it is today. The host of awards collected by both Ye Olde Pork Pie Shoppe and The Sausage Shop next door – through the pork pies, sausages and most importantly the staff – along with media recognition, reflects this achievement. → Read more