Chili Sheppard’s Pie

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Prep Time 10 MIN

Cook Time 20 MIN

Serves 4-6

Ingredients:

  • 1 lb (500g) lean ground beef or ground chicken or turkey
  • 1 Hunt’s® Chili Kit
  • Includes:
    -1 can (398mL) Hunt’s® Tomato Sauce
    -1 can (398mL) Hunt’s® Diced Tomatoes
    -1 packet (10g) Chili Seasoning
    -1 can (398mL) Del Monte® Dark Red Kidney Beans
  • 3 cups (750 mL) prepared mashed potatoes, warmed
  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 2 tbsp (30 mL) chopped green onion

Directions:

  1. Cook and stir meat in saucepan over medium-high for 7 minutes or until cooked through; drain.
  2. Stir in tomato sauce, diced tomatoes, chili seasoning, and kidney beans. Simmer 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. Transfer to an 8-inch, square dish. Spread mashed potatoes evenly over top. Sprinkle with cheese.
  3. Broil on high on the middle rack, for 3 minutes or until cheese is melted. Sprinkle with green onion before serving.

Chef's Tip:

• Prepare and save extra mashed potatoes from last night’s dinner to re-warm in the microwave while meat is simmering.
• Add a dash of hot sauce to the meat, if desired.
• Garnish with chopped tortilla chips, for added crunch.