Authentic Shepherds Pie Recipe

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What is the best recipe for shepherds pie?


  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • Add the olive oil and diced onion to a 12” skillet and cook on medium heat.
  • Once the onions have become soft and translucent (about 5 minutes) add the ground meat, dried parsley, rosemary, dried thyme and black pepper.
  • Cook and crumble the meat until it is no longer pink.

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What are the ingredients in Shepherds Pie?


  • 3 pounds Yukon Gold potatoes
  • 1 tablespoon kosher salt
  • ¼ cup milk
  • 3 tablespoons salted butter, divided
  • 1 cup shredded white Cheddar cheese
  • ¼ cup sour cream
  • 1 large egg yolk
  • 2 teaspoons kosher salt, divided
  • 1 teaspoon ground black pepper, divided
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil

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How do you make shepherds pie?


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Brown ground beef in large nonstick skillet on medium-high heat. ...
  2. Mix Gravy Mix and water in small bowl. Pour over beef. ...
  3. Mix garlic powder, onion powder and black pepper into prepared mashed potatoes. Spread evenly over meat mixture in dish.
  4. Bake 30 minutes or until gravy is bubbly and potatoes are lightly browned. ...

How to make shepherds pie easy?

Key Steps For Easy Shepherds Pie

  • Buy some shortcuts. I actually find chopping to be quite therapeutic, but when it comes to shepherds pie, peeling and chopping carrots is the last thing I want to spend ...
  • Focus your efforts on the potatoes. ...
  • Add a yolk to the potatoes for texture and structure. ...
  • Brown the beef in the same skillet youll serve from. ...

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