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Lamb Shepherd's Pie

Time:3 hours 35 mins
Ingredients
  • 5 Yukon Gold potatoes (about 2 pounds)
  • 3 tablespoons safflower oil
  • 5 pounds lamb shanks
  • Coarse salt
  • Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 3/4 cup heavy cream
  • 1 medium onion, finely chopped
  • 1 stick unsalted butter, cut into pieces
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 tablespoons tomato paste
  • 1/2 cup dry red wine
  • 2 1/2 cups chicken stock
  • 6 thyme sprigs
  • 1 dried bay leaf
  • 2 cups celery root, cut into 1/2-inch pieces
  • 3 medium carrots, thinly sliced
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Chicken and Mushroom Potpies

Time:2 hours 15 mins
Ingredients
  • 1 1/2 ounces bacon, finely chopped
  • 1 disk Pate Brisee
  • All-purpose flour, for surface
  • 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 large egg, lightly beaten for egg wash
  • 6 ounces cremini mushrooms, quartered
  • 3 medium carrots, sliced 1/4 inch thick
  • 1 celery stalk, thinly sliced
  • Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 1/4 cup plus 1 1/2 teaspoons all-purpose flour
  • 3 cups chicken stock
  • 2 1/4 pounds boneless, skinless chicken breast halves and thighs, cut into 1-inch cubes
  • 3 tablespoons heavy cream
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Three-Cheese Macaroni

Time:1 hour 10 mins
Ingredients
  • 1 stick unsalted butter, plus more for pie plates
  • 1 cup panko breadcrumbs
  • 5 cups whole milk
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 4 cups grated sharp cheddar cheese (10 ounces)
  • 1 1/2 cups grated Gruyere cheese (4 ounces)
  • 1 1/2 cups grated fontina cheese (4 ounces)
  • Coarse salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 pound elbow macaroni
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Creamy Macaroni Salad

Time:25 mins
Ingredients
  • Coarse salt and ground pepper
  • 1/2 pound elbow macaroni
  • 2 hard-cooked large eggs, whites roughly chopped, yolks left whole
  • 1 cup low-fat plain yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 4 radishes, quartered and thinly sliced
  • 2 celery stalks, thinly sliced crosswise
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped dill pickle
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh chives
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Tomato-Beef Stew

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Salsa Hot Wings

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Shepherd's Pie

Ingredients
  • 8 tablespoons butter (1 stick), divided
  • 5 potatoes, peeled and halved
  • 3 tablespoons milk, plus more if needed
  • 1 large onion, finely chopped, divided in half
  • 2 pounds ground lamb
  • 2 carrots, peeled and chopped
  • 1 celery stalk, chopped
  • 1/4 cup Worcestershire
  • 1/2 cup chicken or beef stock
  • 2 teaspoons cornstarch dissolved in 4 teaspoons water
  • Coarse salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon white pepper
  • 1 cup frozen peas, thawed and drained
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Mac 'n' Cheese

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Braised Pork Shoulder

Other Ideas:
Ale, Main course, Pork shoulder
Ingredients
  • 6 ounces pancetta, finely chopped
  • 2 medium onions, thinly sliced
  • 1 bone-in pork shoulder (6 to 7 pounds), skin on (if making potatoes), room temperature
  • Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 head garlic, minced
  • 2 teaspoons fennel seeds, toasted and ground
  • 1 teaspoon crushed coriander seeds
  • 2 cups Belgian-style ale
  • 1 cup homemade or store-bought low-sodium chicken stock
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Vanilla Hot Chocolate

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