• Serves 4
  • 30 minutes
  • Difficulty Easy
  • 9 Ingredients
  • Love


This is a twist on the traditional shepherds pie.

Ingredients (serves 4)

  • 500g Sweet Potato
  • 400g lamb mince
  • 1 tsp garlic, minced
  • 2 small brown onions
  • 400g tinned tomatoes, chopped
  • 100g broccoli
  • 100g corn kernels
  • 100g carrot
  • pinch salt and pepper


  1. Dice onion, dice carrot, cut broccoli into florets, chop sweet potato & drain chopped tomatoes
  2. Add onion and garlic to a non-stick pan and cook for 3 minutes
  3. Add lamb mince to pan and cook until well-browned
  4. Add broccoli, carrot, corn, chopped tomatoes and pinch of salt and pepper to taste and cook for a further 5 minutes. Set Aside.
  5. Place chopped sweet potato into a saucepan of boiling water and cook until tender.
  6. Drain sweet potato and mash well.
  7. Add mince mixture to a baking dish and coat sweet potato on top
  8. Cook in oven at 180 degrees for 10 minutes until bubbling
  9. Serve with salad.

Notes... can be made with beef mince.
  • I really do adore this sweet potato variation.


  • I love the deep orange colour on the top of the pie thanks so much

    • It gives this dish a terrific colour pop.


  • A lovely Winter recipe,it look’s great!


  • I’ll add this recipe to my repertoire. Thanks for sharing.


  • gosh I love this recipe!


  • oh this looks delicious & would be a massive it in my house. thanks for sharing.


  • I think my kids might enjoy this! Might also try a version with mock-meat so that I can eat it. Yum! Thanks for sharing!


  • I love Shepards pie but I love the addition of sweet potato. Can’t wait to taste it


  • I do enjoy a good shepherds pie. I’m liking the tastey twist of sweet potato on top instead of plain potato


  • This would make a sweet topping and a change from normal potatoes.


  • looks so pretty…actually sweet looking


  • my son, just walked past and said OH NICE, when are ya making that! emailed link to myself, and will make next weekend x


  • pie is alwas great


  • potato shepard pie


  • Clever idea using sweet potato,definitely going to try .


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