Shepherd’s or Cottage Pie

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The meat mix for these pies is critical. I guess it’s just about acceptable to buy a packet of mince (lamb for shepherd’s pie, beef for cottage pie) and whack it in, but it’s not really in the spirit of the elevation of this dish to something more than you’d get in the school canteen. If you have some leftover …

Ultimate Chicken Pie

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Make this in individual pie dishes topped with puff (of filo) pastry, it’s very simple and a big crowd pleaser. There really is no need to ever cook a different chicken pie! Method Trim and dice the chicken and start frying it in a medium saucepan with olive oil and butter Finely chop the onion and garlic and add to …