I tried to make pork pies a couple of years ago. Here is an impression:
That’s couple of pickled onions beside it.
I can now report that I’m not the only blogger who can’t make pork pies. Here is an illustrated account from Lehrerzimmer (in German).
My dolly (Holzform) hasn’t got the indentations and holes that his has. They do look good. Must try again.