Irish Shepherd’s Pie


In this video, Chef John shows you how to make shepherd’s pie with just a wee bit of an Irish twist. Lucky you! This one's made with ground lamb meat—... See morethe original meat of a true shepherd’s pie. You’ll see how to develop a thick rich gravy and create a beautiful potato crust. Stay tuned to see the secret Irish ingredient that makes this delicious one-pot meal super special! Watch the video, then get the recipe for Irish Shepherd's Pie. Give it a try! See more Chef John videos >>

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Nov 4, 2013 7:06 PM

I made this shepherd pie about 3 to 4 hours ago and it is almost gone . I will be making it again.

Dr. Joe

Feb 11, 2013 10:26 AM

Made this over the weekend, minus the cream cheese and the Irish cheddar for the spuds (used a reduced fat cheddar), and it was spectacular. Great seasonings for the meat. Am a novice, but now an accomplished one.


Dec 5, 2012 8:24 AM

the instructions say to add cayenne pepper to the potatoes but the quantity is not mentioned in the ingredients list : (

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