Author Archives: Billy

Proper Pasties in the media

There have been a few nice reviews of Proper Pasties in various newspapers and magazines in recent months, the latest is this short review and “Editor’s Choice” in the May 14 edition of Cornwall Today magazine:

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Proper Pasties available now on Amazon

Proper Pasties – How to Make and Award Winning Cornish Pasty, is now available to buy in both paperback and Kindle/ebook formats on Amazon. UK customers can buy Proper Pasties at Amazon.co.uk US customers can buy Proper Pasties at Amazon.com … Continue reading

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The proof is in the pasty!

The proof copy of the book finally arrived from the printers today! I’ll be going over this with a fine tooth comb over the next few days before making any necessary corrections, and then ordering the first print run! Orders … Continue reading

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Big update

Well it sure seems that I’ve been neglecting the blog here! In fact I’ve been posting regular updates at the Kickstarter campaign page, and they were supposed to be updating the blog here but I forgot to check and turns … Continue reading

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Big Thanks

This book is only going to be a reality because of the support of some very special people – my Kickstarter backers! I’ve just put up a “Wall of Thanks” page with all their names (barring a few stragglers who … Continue reading

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Pre-order the book

I’ve had messages from several people who pledged support on Kickstarter in exchange for copies of the book, asking how they can order more copies.  So, I’ve added a pre-order page to the site. You can purchase copies of both … Continue reading

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Kickstarter Success

A HUGE thank you to everyone who has been supporting the project, not only did the project meet the funding goal it smashed through it with a total raised of 140% the target! I’ll be working hard to contact backers … Continue reading

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75% Funding

Today the project passed the three quarter’s funded milestone, and with 11 days left to go that means we’re right on track! Thanks for all the pledges, tweets, shares and likes every single one of them really does help spread … Continue reading

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Scones

I did a guest blog post today for Rebecca Ritson (the talented journalist who writes for The Good Cornwall Guide, and Cornwall Life amongst others) about the Pasty Championships, and my baking in general.  I included my scones recipe which … Continue reading

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New Reward Tiers…

Lots of people have been asking to buy pasties, so I’ve decided to add some new reward ties which include actual pasties.  Full details on the Kickstarter page but here are the basics: £22 – An Award Winning Pasty 1 … Continue reading

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