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Scottish Bakers' Alasdair Smith and Alan Pirie with the trophy

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< img alt=" Scottish Bakers' Alasdair Smith and Alan Pirie with the prize" src="" dimensions ="( max-width: 1023px) 100vw, 780px" class=" lazyload "size= "3434" elevation =" 2289" srcset=" 480w, 600w, 780w" > James Pirie & Son has been crowned the first ever World Scotch Pie Champion of Champions. The competition, organised by profession body Scottish Bakers, took a various style for 2021 only with previous champions being welcomed to submit their winning pies to be crowned the supreme champ. Newtyle-based butcher James Pirie & Son won the World Championship Scotch Pie Awards in 2020 as well as again in 2018 with its Scotch Pie.

” I was pleased to have won the competition two times yet to have actually been judged together with actually the best pies in the land as well as to have actually triumphed is beyond my wildest dreams,” claimed Alan Pirie.

” I really do make the best Scotch Pies in the world. This is just superb news and will certainly be a huge boost to business after a year of continuing to offer our community with fresh fruit and vegetables through hard conditions for us all.”

The various other firms, which have won in previous years as well as gone into in 2021, were:

  • Sugar as well as Spice, Auchterarder
  • The Kandy Bar, Saltcoats
  • Christie the Baker, Airdie
  • Boghall Butchers, Boghall
  • Murrays Bakers of Perth
  • The Little Bakery, Dumfries
  • Brownings the Bakers, Kilmarnock
  • W F Stark, Buckhaven
  • Murdoch Brothers, Forres
  • Macleans Highland Bakery, Forres
  • Irvines Bakery, Beith
  • John G Renicks, Thornhill
  • Aulds Bakeries, Greenock
  • RT Stuart, Buckhaven

” It is important to state that every pie that was entered on evaluating day is a winning pie having actually taken the title in recent times,” stated Scottish Bakers president, Alasdair Smith.

” So, the courts truly were ruined for choice on judging day. However head judge Ian Nelson and Paul Long from our partner sponsor Bako Northern and Scotland took their time and also provided judging their all. As well as it was a close-run thing let me inform you, but the most effective pie triumphed on the day.”

The team at James Pirie & Son with the trophy

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