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Comforting Cottage Pie

Comforting Cottage Pie

Rating
4.5rating out of 5

(20152 reviews from our customers)

Prep Time

40 min

Cuisine

British

The goodness of our cottage pie lies beneath a cheesy mash topping. Beef mince bubbles in rich stock, ramping up the flavour before serving with broccoli.

Prep Time

40 min

Cuisine

British

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Ingredients
For 2 people (double for 4)
Red-onion
1 red onion
Broccoli
1 broccoli
garlic-clove
2 garlic cloves
Cheddar-cheese
40g cheddar cheese †
Carrot
1 carrot
British beef mince 2
250g British beef mince
Marmite
1 Marmite pot (8g) †
Kallo beef stock cube
1 Kallo beef stock cube †
Tomato-paste
1 tomato paste sachet (16g)
Potatoes
4 white potatoes
You Will Need
Oven-proof dish, butter, milk, olive oil, pepper, salt

Nutritional Information*

Percentages are based on an adult's daily intake

  • 1 red onion
  • 1 broccoli
  • 1 garlic clove
  • 40g cheddar cheese<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 1 carrot
  • 250g British beef mince
  • 1 Marmite pot (8g)<span class="strong">†</span>
  • Kallo beef stock cube<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 1 tomato paste sachet (16g)
  • 1 white potato
Typical Values per 100g per serving
Energy 572 kJ
136 kcal
2744 kJ
653 kcal
Fat
of which saturates
6.1 g
2.9 g
29.5 g
13.7 g
Carbohydrate
of which sugars
11.7 g
2.5 g
55.9 g
12 g
Fibre 2.6 g 12.4 g
Protein 9.2 g 44.3 g
Salt 0.67 g 3.22 g
*Gousto’s nutritional information only applies to ingredients supplied by Gousto. The cooking process and additional ingredients added at home (listed under “What you’ll need”) will affect total values.
Ingredients contain
1 red onion
red onion
1 broccoli
broccoli(100%)
1 garlic clove
garlic
40g cheddar cheese
pasteurised cows milk, cream, salt, starter culture, vegetarian rennet
1 carrot
carrot
250g British beef mince
beef (100%)
1 Marmite pot (8g)
yeast extract (contains barley, wheat, oat, rye) (gluten), salt, vegetable juice concentrate, vitamins (thiamin, riboflavin, niacin, vitamin b12 and folic acid), natural flavouring (contains celery)
Kallo beef stock cube
sea salt, potato starch, sustainable palm oil, vegetables (onion, celery, carrot), sugar, natural flavouring, yeast extract, caramelised sugar, beef powder, herbs and spices (parsley, turmeric, rosemary, garlic, black pepper, bay), mushroom
1 tomato paste sachet (16g)
tomatoes
1 white potato
potato
Allergens
  • Allergens highlighted by † (milk, celery, gluten)

In addition to the recipe specific allergen information provided, due to production and packing methods Gousto boxes may also contain low levels of the following allergens: Cereals containing gluten; Crustaceans; Eggs; Fish; Peanuts; Soya; Milk; Nuts: almonds, hazelnuts, walnuts, cashews ,pecan nuts ,brazil nuts, pistachio nuts, macadamia nuts; Celery; Sesame; Sulphur dioxide and Sulphites; Lupin; Molluscs; Mustard.

Cooking Instructions
Instructions for 2 people (double for 4)
1 Project Heinz Cottage Pie V.2

Preheat the oven to 220°C/ 200°C (fan)/ 425°F/ Gas 7

Boil a kettle

Peel the potatoes and cut them into small bite-sized pieces

Add the chopped potatoes to a pot of boiled water, bring to the boil over a high heat and cook for 10-12 min or until fork-tender

Once done, drain and return to the pot to steam dry

2 Project Heinz Cottage Pie V.2

While the potatoes are cooking, re-boil a kettle

Peel and finely chop the red onion[s]

Top, tail, and dice the carrot[s]

Peel and finely chop (or grate) the garlic

3 Project Heinz Cottage Pie V.2

Heat a large, wide-based pan (preferably non-stick) with a drizzle of olive oil over a medium heat

Once hot, add the chopped onioncarrot and garlic and cook for 3-4 min or until beginning to soften

Meanwhile, dissolve the Kallo beef stock cube[s] and tomato paste in 250ml [400ml] boiled water and stir in the Marmite – this is your tomato stock

4 Project Heinz Cottage Pie V.2

Once the vegetables have softened, add the beef mince and cook for 3-4 min or until browned, breaking it up with a wooden spoon as you go

Grate the cheddar cheese

Once the beef is browned, add the tomato stock to the pan and bring to the boil over a high heat

Season with a grind of black pepper and cook for 4-5 min or until slightly thickened – this is your beef mixture

5 Project Heinz Cottage Pie V.2

While the beef mixture thickens, return the drained potatoes to a low heat with a large knob of butter, a splash of milk and a generous pinch of salt and pepper

Mash until smooth

6 Project Heinz Cottage Pie V.2

Once the beef mixture has thickened, transfer it to an oven-proof dish

Top with the mashed potato and sprinkle over the grated cheese

Put the dish in the oven for 15-20 min or until golden brown and bubbling – this is your cottage pie

7 Project Heinz Cottage Pie V.2

While your cottage pie is cooking, re-boil a kettle

Cut the broccoli into florets

Add the broccoli florets to a pot with plenty of boiled water and bring to the boil over a high heat

Once boiling, cook for 3-4 min or until tender with a slight bite, then drain and season with a pinch of salt

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