shepherd's pie
noun Date: 1877 a meat pie with a mashed potato crust

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  • Shepherd's pie — Shepherd’s pie listo para servir. El Shepherd s pie (‘empanada del pastor’ en inglés) es un plato tradicional británico consistente en una capa de carne de cordero picada y recubierta de puré de patata y opcionalmente de una capa de queso. Es uno …   Wikipedia Español

  • Shepherd's Pie — Shepherd’s Pie Shepherd’s Pie ist ein traditionelles englisches Essen. Zusammensetzung Der Shepherd’s Pie besteht gründsätzlich aus zwei Schichten, einer Unter und einer Oberschicht. Die Untere besteht aus Hack, die Obere aus pürierten oder sehr… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Shepherd’s Pie — ist ein traditionelles britisches Gericht. Zusammensetzung Der Shepherd’s Pie besteht grundsätzlich aus zwei Schichten, einer Unter und einer Oberschicht. Die untere besteht aus Hackfleisch, die obere aus pürierten oder sehr fein geriebenen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • shepherd's pie — shepherd s pies N VAR Shepherd s pie is a dish consisting of minced meat, usually lamb, covered with a layer of mashed potato. [BRIT] …   English dictionary

  • shepherd's pie — n. a meat pie baked with a layer of mashed potatoes serving as a top crust …   English World dictionary

  • shepherd's pie — n [U and C] a dish made of small pieces of cooked meat, usually lamb, covered with cooked potato …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • shepherd's pie — noun count or uncount a meal made from small pieces of cooked meat covered with a layer of MASHED potatoes and baked in an oven …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • shepherd's pie — ► NOUN ▪ a dish of minced meat under a layer of mashed potato …   English terms dictionary

  • shepherd's pie — noun pie of hash covered with mashed potatoes and browned in the oven • Hypernyms: ↑meat pie * * * noun, pl ⋯ pies [count, noncount] : a dish of meat and sometimes vegetables covered with a crust of mashed potatoes * * * ˌshepherd s ˈpie… …   Useful english dictionary

  • shepherd's pie — UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms shepherd s pie : singular shepherd s pie plural shepherd s pies a meal made from small pieces of cooked lamb covered with a layer of mashed potato and baked in an oven …   English dictionary

  • shepherd’s pie — (BrE also cottage pie) n [C, U] a dish consisting of minced meat with mashed potato on top. It is then baked until the top of the potato turns brown. Traditionally, shepherd’s pie is made with lamb or mutton (= sheep’s meat) and cottage pie is… …   Universalium

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