Our dish today is Escondidinho de Frango (or Brazilian Chicken Shepherd’sPie), a variation of the popular Escondidinho de Carne Seca (“Sun-dried Beef Shepherd’sPie”) from my native Northeast region of Brazil
When the potatoes are done cooking (a fork can easily pierce), remove them from the pot and place them in a bowl with the remaining 4 Tbsp of butter. 6 Layer the meat mixture and mashed potatoes in a casserole dish. Spread the beef, onions, and vegetables (if using) in an even layer in a large baking dish (8x13 casserole)
Transfer the lamb and vegetable mixture to a deep dishpie plate, or a casserole. We shopped on the High Street, at the butcher, the cheese shop, the fishmonger, we ate endless fish and chips and Indian take out, and we developed a soft spot for classic British farmhouse dishes like this
Pour the vegetable mixture into a casserole dish, or use your skillet if it is oven safe. To achieve a browned surface on the mashed potatoes (optional), turn on the oven's broiler (and place the pie under it, if not already), and watch closely until the top has browned to your liking
t dirty another dish. Pour the mixture into a 1 1/2-quart baking dish. Tip• Instead of using a baking dish for the Shepherd'. s Pie, keep the filling in the (ovenproof) sauté pan in which you cook it, top with the crust, and bake it all in the oven for a skillet version that won'
After seeing this simple recipe at Back for Seconds - I just couldn't quit thinking about it. I had a choco chip cookie mix in the cupboard and when I had a hankerin' for some sweets, I whipped it up quickly and was enjoying it warm
Transfer the ground meat to a separate dish. During rainy days, I find myself craving comfort foods, like macaroni and cheese (the real stuff, not the boxed mix that tastes like plastic), vegetables casseroles, and even my families favorite, Shepherd’sPie