Best… Classic mince pie
A traditional mince pie with lots of gooey filling. The pastry is very crisp while the mincemeat is fruity and refreshingly sharp – a guaranteed winner all round.
£2 for six, from Co-op
Best… Deluxe pie
These delicious pies had a fantastic biscuity pastry and lovely orange flavours that came through the mincemeat. This pie was a real hit with our tasters.
£2.49 for six, from Booths
Best… Mini mince pie
If you’re looking for a canapé-friendly pie or something special to give as a gift, these dinky pies are the product for you. The candied fruit, nut cluster and classic mini mince pie look great together.
£5 for six, from M&S
With a fairly thick and cake-like pastry, these mince pies work well as a dessert with cream. They taste even better once heated up.
£2 for four, from Tesco
Best… Special diet pie
These gluten-free pies had a really crisp pastry with a lovely sticky, rich filling. These pies are a good, chunky shape and will appeal to most tastes.
£2.29, from Booths