Turkey mince cottage pie with sweet potato topping

Turkey mince cottage pie with sweet potato topping

The turkey mince and sweet potato make this a healthier version of a classic family favourite.

By , 21 September 2015
Turkey mince cottage pie with sweet potato topping
  • Ready in: 45 mins
  • Serves: 4
  • Price: 70p per serving
Nutritional Info
Each 367g serving contains
  • Fat low
    11g
    16%
  • Saturates low
    4.8g
    24%
  • Sugars low
    13g
    15%
  • Salt med
    1.7g
    28%
  • Energy 1608KJ 384KCAL
    19%
1
of your 5-a-day
of your reference intake.
Typical energy values per 100g: 438kJ/105kcal.
Ingredients
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 100g carrots, diced
  • 1 celery stick, chopped
  • 450g pack Asda British Turkey Mince
  • 2 level tbsp plain flour
  • 300ml hot chicken stock
  • 1 tsp mixed dried herbs
  • 2 tbsp tomato ketchup
  • 500g sweet potato (peeled weight), cut into even-sized chunks
  • 25g butter
Method
  • Pre-heat the oven to 200C/180C Fan/Gas 6. Heat the oil in a pan and add the onion, carrot and celery and stir so that all the vegetables are coated. Cover and cook over a low heat for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.

  • Add the turkey mince and cook over a medium heat, stirring all the time to break up any clumps, until it changes colour. Stir in the flour.

  • Add the stock, herbs and tomato ketchup and simmer for 5 minutes. Put in an ovenproof dish.

  • While the meat is cooking, boil the sweet potato till tender. Drain and mash with the butter. Spread over the meat and bake for 15 minutes.