Easiest Way to Make Favorite Cottage pie

Cottage pie. Buy Groceries at Amazon & Save. For this savory pie, ground beef, onions, veggies, herbs and spices marry perfectly: Everything is sauteed together and then combined with broth and tomato paste, and simmered until ready to pour into a prepared pie crust. The hearty filling is then topped with fluffy mashed potatoes, sprinkled with Cheddar cheese, and baked.

Always freeze the pie on the day that you make it. Defrost in the fridge overnight, then cook as per the recipe. Wonderful cottage pie reminds me of the meals I had in my British school's canteen.

Hey everyone, I hope you’re having an amazing day today. Today, I’m gonna show you how to make a special dish, cottage pie. One of my favorites food recipes. For mine, I am going to make it a little bit unique. This is gonna smell and look delicious.

Cottage pie is one of the most favored of current trending foods in the world. It’s appreciated by millions daily. It’s simple, it’s quick, it tastes delicious. Cottage pie is something which I have loved my entire life. They are nice and they look fantastic.

Buy Groceries at Amazon & Save. For this savory pie, ground beef, onions, veggies, herbs and spices marry perfectly: Everything is sauteed together and then combined with broth and tomato paste, and simmered until ready to pour into a prepared pie crust. The hearty filling is then topped with fluffy mashed potatoes, sprinkled with Cheddar cheese, and baked.

To begin with this particular recipe, we must prepare a few components. You can have cottage pie using 21 ingredients and 4 steps. Here is how you cook that.

The ingredients needed to make Cottage pie:

  1. {Take 750 g of minced beef.
  2. {Take 2 of thyme springs.
  3. {Prepare 1 of onion.
  4. {Take 1 clove of garlic.
  5. {Take 2 of celery sticks.
  6. {Take 2 of carrots.
  7. {Take 1 1/2 tbsp of flour.
  8. {Take 1 tbsp of tomato puree.
  9. {Take 2 tbsp of Worcester sauce.
  10. {Prepare 1-2 of bay leaves.
  11. {Take 350-450 ml of broth.
  12. {Prepare 1/2 glass of red wine (optional).
  13. {Make ready 1 handful of frozen peas.
  14. {Get of Salt, pepper, paprika, chilli, garlic.
  15. {Prepare of For the mash.
  16. {Get 900 g of potatoes.
  17. {Take 4 of carrots.
  18. {Prepare 1 splash of milk.
  19. {Take 1 handful of cheddar.
  20. {Get of Butter.
  21. {Make ready of Salt, pepper, nutmeg.

I followed the recipe for everything except the green peas coz I do not have them on hand. I use a bigger onion instead. I forgot to dot extra butter on top but it still came out crisp with adequately brown. There are many variations of the recipe, but the defining ingredients include minced or ground beef with onions (and sometimes other vegetables) in.

Steps to make Cottage pie:

  1. Brown the mince. Cut all the vegetables in little dices and add to the meat. Fry on a medium heat for 20min. Then add the seasonings and fry a bit longer..
  2. Add the tomato puree and fry for a minute over a high heat. Then sprinkle in the flour and mix well. If you use the wine pour in now, and let it reduce a bit. Then add the broth, bay leave and thyme and simmer uncovered for 45min. Add the frozen peas when it done..
  3. Boil the potatoes and carrots and make a nice creamy mash. Add the cheese to the mash as well. Add the mince in an ovenproof dish. Add the mash on top..
  4. Make a pattern in the mash with a fork. Put it in the oven 220 degrees until golden. Enjoy <3.

Cottage pie is a meat pie that is topped with mashed potatoes and baked in the oven. Now, cottage pie and shepherd's pie differ only in the type of ground meat they are made with. This is a meat and carb heavy dish, so it goes really well with fresh side salads like a Rocket Salad with Balsamic Dressing, or a Garden Salad with French or Italian Dressing. I recently served it with this Carrot Salad with a Honey Dijon Dressing which was a hit!. For a cosy meal on a cold winter night, try it with a side of Glazed Roasted Carrots and Sautéed.

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