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
Perfect for holiday parties and get-togethers, mini Natchitoches meat pies are a signature Louisiana hor d'ouevre. Find the Southern Discourse recipe here, plus the official north Louisiana state menu.