Mince and potato pie bbc. Brush the overhanging edges with a little milk. Spoon the mince into an ovenproof dish and top with the potato smoothing to cover the meat completely. Gently fry the onions until translucent add the mince and gently fry until brown. Cover and cook over a very low heat for 1½ 2 hrs then add.
Turn the mixture into a pie dish or casserole and cover with the shortcrust pastry. Make three slits in the top of the pastry to release any steam while. Add the drained potato cubes to the lamb. Add the onion and cook for 2 3.
Mary berry elevates the cottage pie recipe to new luxury levels with dauphinoise potatoes. Heat the oil in a deep frying pan and fry the beef mince for 4 5 minutes breaking it up with a wooden spoon as it browns. Pour in enough water to cover the contents of the pan and bring to the boil. Add the beans tomatoes oxos tom puree sp and the gravy granules and simmer until it has thickened a little add the water if hardly any gravy.
Spoon a sixth of the mince and potato mixture into the pie case. Meanwhile boil the potatoes until tender then drain and mash with the butter and seasoning. Roll out the smaller portion of pastry until it is large enough to cover the pie. Remove from the heat stir into the potato and leave to cool.
Mix the cheese with the tortillas then scatter on top of the pie and bake for 10 mins to melt the cheese take care that the tortillas dont burn. Heat the oil in a non stick pan add the mince and onion and quickly fry until browned. Meanwhile heat the remaining oil in a separate frying pan and fry the mince in batches scooping each batch out with a slotted spoon and leave any excess oil behind. Roll out half the pastry and line the base of a 20 23cm pie plate or flan tin.
Add the mince to the veg then stir in the tomato purée and cook for 1 min. Stir in the passata and bring to a simmer. Add the garlic spices stock plenty of pepper and a little salt and mix well. Mince beef onion pie luscious minced beef and onion all wrapped up in a golden shortcrust pastry for a loving treat serve it with mashed potato a green vegetable and rich beef gravyyou can buy hand made ready short crust pastry or make your own.
Its so much smarter than the usual cottage pie and is perfect for casual supper parties too.