My Husband's Shepherd's Pie
Put those Idaho potatoes to good use by making this classic comfort recipe. Just don't be surprised when there aren't any leftovers. It's that good!
1 hr 10 min
What You'll Need:
5 Idaho potatoes, cut into chunks
2 pounds ground beef
1 cup butter, divided
2 cups chopped onions
2 cups shredded carrots
cup beef broth
4 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
2 tablespoons seasoned salt
1 (15-ounce) can mixed vegetables, drained
What To Do:
- In a large pot of boiling salted water, boil potatoes about 15 minutes, or until fork-tender; drain. Mash potatoes and set aside.
- Meanwhile, in a large skillet over medium-high heat, brown beef until no pink remains; drain off excess fat. Remove beef to a bowl and set aside.
- In the same skillet, over medium heat, melt 1/2 cup butter; saute onions and carrots until tender. Add beef to skillet, then add broth, Worcestershire sauce, and seasoned salt. Slowly stir in mixed vegetables until ingredients are thoroughly combined. Simmer about 5 minutes.
- Mix remaining butter and the milk with the mashed potatoes.
- Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Coat a large casserole dish with cooking spray.
- Pour contents of skillet into prepared casserole dish. Spread mashed potatoes evenly over top.
- Bake 35 to 40 minutes, or until potatoes have begun to brown slightly. Remove from oven and let set 5 minutes before serving.