Cliff Doerksen’s investigation into the decline of mince pie is the most delightful slice of food history you’ll read today.
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What better memorial to the late Cliff Doerksen than an epic bout of mince-pie making?
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Strychnine plus mince is no cry for help.
Mince is a verb.
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A Pennsylvania grand jury washes its hands of the famous mince pie law suit
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The Reader is a finalist for two 2010 Beard Awards, for feature stories by Mike Sula and Cliff Doerksen.