Irish Comfort: Handheld Meat #Pies. Handheld meat pies are a comforting Irish dish. Ground beef and pork are flavored with garlic, green onion, and red bell pepper. The filling is tucked into a homemade dough and deep fried. If you are short on time, you can make this recipe with pre-made pie dough and bake the pies instead of fry them. - Foodista.com
Tourtière, also known as pork pie or meat pie, is a traditional French-Canadian pie served by generations of French-Canadian families throughout Canada and New England on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve. It is made from a combination of ground meat, onions, spices, and herbs baked in a traditional piecrust.