Warning: Spoilers ahead for “Game of Thrones” season six and “A Song of Ice and Fire”
Justice is served
Having one of those awkward “Revenge-for-The-Red-Wedding” dinners and don’t know what to serve up?
Arya stark makes a Frey Pie and serves it to Walder Frey in the season six finale of Game of Thrones.
He wasn’t expecting what was in that pie.
Here is the wiki Frey Pie recipe
- Pie crust mix (flour, milk, eggs, butter, etc.)
- Various vegetables (carrots, onions, turnips, parsnips, mushrooms)
- Herbs and spices
- Lame Lothar Frey
- Black Walder Rivers
The books flesh out the Frey Pie recipe
In the “A Song of Ice and Fire” novels, the infamous “Frey pie” incident takes place in the North and doesn’t involve Arya and Lord Frey.
Sir Wyman Manderly is behind the grisly Frey Pies – one for each of the three Frey boys.
When Manderly arrives at Winterfell, presents the Freys with a present: three huge meat pies.
“The best pie you have ever tasted, my lords,” he says. “Wash it down with Arbor gold and savor every bite. I know I shall.”
It’s never outright stated that the Frey kids are in those massive pies, but it’s strongly hinted at…
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