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  • How to make Shepherd鈥檚 Pie?

  • In small bowl, mix broth and flour with whisk. Add broth mixture to beef mixture. Heat to boiling; cook 3 minutes, stirring constantly, until thick. Spoon beef mixture into baking dish. Spread mashed potatoes over beef mixture; fluff with fork. Bake 20 minutes or until golden brown. Traditionally, shepherd鈥檚 pie is made with lamb (hence the name).

  • How long to cook Shepherd鈥檚 pie with potatoes?

  • Heat to boiling; cook 3 minutes, stirring constantly, until thick. Spoon beef mixture into baking dish. Spread mashed potatoes over beef mixture; fluff with fork. Bake 20 minutes or until golden brown. Traditionally, shepherd鈥檚 pie is made with lamb (hence the name).

  • What kind of meat do you use for Shepherd’s pie?

  • Chef John uses lean ground beef and beef broth for this popular version. Shepherd’s Pie recipes are traditionally done with lamb, but are great with any ground meat–turkey and beef being the most popular modern versions, says Chef John.

  • What is the difference between Shepherd鈥檚 Pie and cottage pie?

  • The difference between Shepherd鈥檚 Pie and Cottage Pie is the meat. Cottage Pie uses ground beef, while Shepherd鈥檚 Pie uses ground lamb. I called this recipe Shepherd鈥檚 Pie. But, I wrote the recipe so that you could use ground beef or ground lamb.