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Easy Shepherds Pie

Servings: 4 People

Ingredients

Filling

4 Tbsp Olive Oil

2 Cups Chopped Onion

2 lbs. Ground Beef

4 tsp Dried Parsley

2 tsp Dried Rosemary

2 tsp Dried Thyme

1 tsp Salt

1 tsp Black Pepper

2 Tbsp Worcestershire Sauce

4 Garlic Cloves Minced

4 Tbsp Flour

4 Tbsp Tomato Paste

2 Cup Beef Broth

2 Cup Frozen Mixed Peas & Carrots

1 Cup Frozen Corn Kernels

Topping 

5 Large Potatoes

3/4 Cup Butter

3/4 Cup Half and Half

1 tsp Garlic Powder

½ Cup Parmesan Cheese

1 Cup Shredded Cheddar Cheese (Optional)

Method

    1. Preheat the oven to 400 deg. F (200 deg. C).

      Filling:
      Place a deep pan on medium high heat and add the olive oil.
    2. Add the diced onion and cook for 3-5 minutes until they have softened and are translucent.
    3. Next, add the ground beef, dried herbs, salt and pepper and mix together until the beef is no longer pink and the ingredients are nicely mixed together, breaking up any lumps of beef as you go along.
    4. Add the worcester sauce and minced garlic and mix together for 1 minute.
    5. Then add the flour and tomato paste and mix together again, then pour in the beef broth and stir.
    6. Add the peas, carrots and corn and mix together again.

      Topping:
    7. Peel and chop the potatoes, the place them in a pot of boiling water and boil for approximately 10 minutes until softened.
    8. Drain the potatoes then add the butter and mash together, pour in the half & half.
    9. Keep mashing and add in the garlic salt, salt, and pepper and parmesan cheese until well mixed.

      Assemble your shepherd’s pie in a large rectangular Pyrex dish. First pour in the meat mixture and smooth it into a nice layer, lastly spoon your potatoes onto your meat mixture and smooth the top, then add the grated cheddar cheese on top of that.

      Put in the oven for 25-30 minutes