Loaded Shepherd's Pie


This ultimate comfort food is a mash-up of shepherd's pie and loaded potatoes – but without the potatoes! Our Mashed Cauliflower is so rich and creamy that no one will ever know that you didn't use potatoes unless you tell them.

Prep Time:
15 mins
Cook Time:
35 mins
Total Time:
50 mins
4 servings


  • 1 ½ pounds ground beef

  • 2 cups Green Giant® Frozen Mixed Vegetables, thawed

  • 1 cup beef broth

  • 2 tablespoons ketchup

  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce

  • 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour

  • 2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese, divided

  • 6 slices bacon, cooked and crumbled

  • 6 green onions, chopped

  • 1 (20 ounce) package Green Giant® Original with Olive Oil & Sea Salt Mashed Cauliflower


  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. Brown ground beef in large skillet and drain. Stir in vegetables, broth, ketchup and Worcestershire sauce and bring to a boil. Combine flour with 1/4 cup water. Stir into beef mixture and simmer 3 minutes, or until thickened, stirring occasionally.

  2. Cook Green Giant® Original with Olive Oil & Sea Salt Mashed Cauliflower according to package directions.

  3. Stir 1/2 cup cheese, 2 tablespoons bacon and 2 tablespoons green onion into Green Giant® Original with Olive Oil & Sea Salt Mashed Cauliflower. Reserve 2 tablespoons bacon and green onion for garnish.

  4. Turn beef mixture into 10-inch deep-dish pie plate, then evenly top with remaining bacon, green onion and cheese. Spread cauliflower mixture evenly over the top.

  5. Bake 20 minutes or until hot and bubbling. Garnish with reserved bacon and green onion.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

933 Calories
63g Fat
26g Carbs
65g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 4
Calories 933
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 63g 81%
Saturated Fat 28g 139%
Cholesterol 219mg 73%
Sodium 2276mg 99%
Total Carbohydrate 26g 9%
Dietary Fiber 5g 16%
Total Sugars 3g
Protein 65g
Vitamin C 7mg 33%
Calcium 455mg 35%
Iron 5mg 27%
Potassium 834mg 18%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.