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Lampuki Pie (Torta tal-Lampuki)

Unlike other types of pies this is a lampuki pie which thus consists of fish. Other ingredients are added in order to enhance its taste.

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Torta tal-Qara Ahmar – Pumpkin Pie

Sift flour, add butter and rub into the flour until mixture resembles breadcrumbs. And then add cold water and mix into a not too soft or too dry dough. Knead the pastry for around 4 minutes until smooth and elastic. Wrap pastry and leave to rest for 30 minutes.

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Torta Tal-Bulu Bijf – Corned Beef Pie

This pie has been in my family and possibly in loads more Maltese households since World War 2. Tinned Corned Beef (Bulu Bijf) used to be used as a substitute for fresh meat which was scarce during the war.

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Ghagina tat-torti

In a bowl sieve the flour. Add the margarine and mix well till the mixture becomes like breadcrumbs. Insert some salt and continue stirring.

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