Has Jack Tame made New Zealand’s most expensive Christmas mince pies?

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It’s official. Breakfast’s Jack Tame has the most popular Christmas mince pie recipe in New Zealand – and maybe the most expensive.

The popular newsman took out the title in the battle of 14 Kiwi celebrities, who were taking part in the Baking Industry Association’s Christmas Mince Pies for Charity auction, which closed this morning.

Tame’s efforts came out on top – selling for $250, before the winner doubled the offer to $500, which will be donated to the Salvation Army.

Newshub’s Samantha Hayes raised $350 for her white chocolate and raspberry creations, with Tame’s Breakfast co-host Brodie Kane taking third place with $300.

Scroll down to see the full winners list.

Full Auction Results:

1.Jack Tame – $500

2.Samantha Hayes – $350

3.Brodie Kane – $300

4.Daniel Faitaua – $271

5.Al Brown – $250

6.Hilary Barry – $205

7.Michael Meredith – $176

8.Jono and Ben – $155

9.Jesse Mulligan – $151

10.Mike McRoberts – $150

11.Simon Gault – $121

12.Sacha McNeil – $101

13.Paul Ego – $101

14.Antonia Prebble – $101

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