A very old recipe passed down in families. It originates from very large families trying to stretch to feed all at the table. I've seen many meats used including beef, pork, rabbit, venison, duck etc.
- 1 pound ground beef
- 1 pound ground pork
- 1 finely chopped onion
- 2 sticks finely chopped celery
- 1 cup mashed potatoes (or shredded)
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon pepper
- ½ teaspoon sage
- ½ teaspoon savory
- ½ teaspoon thyme
- 1 pinch of nutmeg
- 1 tablespoon flour
- 8¾ fluid ounces stock (or water)
- gram double pie pastry
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Lovely served with cranberry sauce and a large leafy green salad on the side.