cottage pie

noun

Definition of cottage pie

: a shepherd's pie made especially with beef

Examples of cottage pie in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web There’s cottage pie baked in an oversized teacup, dense with peas, potatoes, ground meat and gravy. Amy Drew Thompson, orlandosentinel.com, 23 Sep. 2021 Dishes include easy mac and cheese, chow mein, cottage pie, chicken korma, chocolate truffles and pancakes. Stephanie Breijo, Los Angeles Times, 9 Apr. 2021 Claddagh Cottage: Doors open at noon for festivities that will include corned beef and cabbage, cottage pie, sausage rolls and a vegan version of Irish farmhouse soup. Amy Drew Thompson, orlandosentinel.com, 17 Mar. 2021 Selections include boxty, cheddar-and-Guinness dip, bangers and mash, cottage pie and cockles and mussels. Susan Dunne, courant.com, 6 Mar. 2021 There are recipes for cozy feasts — cottage pie, apple crumble — plus craft ideas and suggestions for comfy, layered outfits. Angela Haupt, Washington Post, 15 Jan. 2020 And for more substantial appetites there's a wedge salad, cottage pie, chicken tikka masala, meatloaf and mashed potatoes, and a clever take on canned ravioli: Chef Boyar-Ben's four-cheese ravioli in tomato sauce served in a tin can. Greg Morago, Houston Chronicle, 6 Apr. 2018 Some may argue this is more cottage pie than shepherd’s pie because of the use of beef versus lamb. Claire Perez, Sun-Sentinel.com, 6 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of cottage pie

1791, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cottage pie was in 1791

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“Cottage pie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cottage%20pie. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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