Spicy Cottage Pie

Preparation info
  • Serves


    • Difficulty


Appears in
The Cape Malay Illustrated Cookbook

By Faldela Williams

Published 2012

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  • 500 g steak mince
  • 1 large onion, thinly sliced
  • 10 ml crushed


Combine steak mince and onion in a saucepan and braise slowly, covered, for 30 minutes. Add garlic, pepper, salt, cloves and nutmeg, and cook a further 10 minutes. Add sago and cook over medium heat for about 15 minutes, or until sago is translucent.

Mashed potatoes: Cook the potatoes in salted boiling water for 15–20 minutes, or until soft enough to mash. Drain off excess water. Add th