Springtime Shepherd's Pie

Tanya Jones

By
@tanya_j0213

Shepherd's pie has always been a comfort food in my family. When I started Weight Watchers, I thought that I wouldn't be able to have Shepherd's pie. This healthier, low point shepherd's pie is not only yummy but I don't even miss the potatoes. At two cups a serving, this meal is filling and is only 5 points plus.


Featured Pinch Tips Video

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
6 (2 cups per serving) 5 points plus each
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

2 Tbsp
olive oil
1 large
onion, diced
1 c
carrots, diced
2 c
celery, diced
1 lb
ground beef, 90% lean/10% fat
1/2 tsp
sea salt
1 tsp
ground black pepper
1/2 tsp
smoked paprika
1 c
chicken broth
2 large
heads cauliflower, trimmed, chopped, steamed until very soft
1 large
head broccoli, trimmed, chopped and steamed until very soft
2 Tbsp
olive oil
1 can(s)
whole kernal sweet corn

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 350 degrees

2Heat Olive oil in very large frying pan

3Sauté onion for 15 minutes until soft

4Add carrots and celery to pan and sauté with onions and olive oil

5Add ground beef to pan and sauté until brown, just a few minutes

6Season with salt, pepper and smoked paprika

7Add chicken broth and cook down broth until about half reduced

8Mash Cauliflower and broccoli with olive oil until smooth

9Pour ground beef mixture into a 9 x 13 inch baking dish, smooth evenly

10Pour can of corn over beef mixture evenly

11Port mashed Cauliflower and broccoli over beef and corn

12Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes

13Serve

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef, Savory Pies
Other Tag: Healthy