The row is continuing over George Osborne's plan to bring in a so-called "pasty tax".
The Chancellor wants to impose VAT on products like the hot pasties, pies and sausage rolls.
Last night, Mr Osborne was asked by Bassetlaw Labour MP John Mann when he'd last eaten one
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