October 5, 2011 Shepherds Pie an easy dish of a rich meaty filling topped with creamy mashed potatoes.  The difference between Shepherds Pie and Cottage Pie is that the Cottage Pie is made with beef and topped with cheese to represent the thatch on the cottage. Shepherd Pie is made with lamb. Ingredients 1 large onion, chopped 2-3 {Tags: , , , , } {More...}