Herb Seasoned Shepherds Pie

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Jan. 03, 2012

Ingredients

Cooked meat 12 Ounce
Dripping/Lard 1 Ounce
Onion 1 Large , sliced
Tomatoes 3 , chopped
Gravy/Stock 1/2 Pint
Salt To Taste
Pepper To Taste
Mixed herbs 1 Pinch
Cooked potatoes 1 1/2 Pound
Margarine 1 Ounce

Directions

GETTING READY

1) Preheat the oven to 400F.

2) Chop the cooked meat very fine or pass it through a mincer.

MAKING

3) In a pan, melt the dripping or lard. Toss in the onions and tomatoes. Saute till they become tender.

4) Next, add in the minced meat, gravy or stock, salt, pepper and mixed herbs. The amount of stock you add depends on personal taste. Mix well.

5) Transfer the mixture into a pie plate.

6) Peel and mash the cooked potatoes to get a smooth texture. Add into the pie plate piled over the meat mixture.

7) Using a fork, spread the mashed potatoes forming amice design.

8) Drop bits of margarine all over the pie.

9) Bake the pie in the central rack of the oven for 30 minutes. The pie is done when the top turns brown and crispy.

SERVING

10) Serve the Shepherd's Pie with baked green beans on the side.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 40 Minutes
Ready In: 40 Minutes
Servings: 8

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 228Calories from Fat 84

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 9 g13.8%

Saturated Fat 2 g10%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 262 mg10.92%

Total Carbohydrates 22 g7.3%

Dietary Fiber 4 g16%

Sugars 2 g

Protein 14 g28%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet