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Southwestern Shepherds Pie

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Southwestern Shepherds Pie

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  • 1 package Hillshire Farm Smoked Sausage
  • 1 medium yellow onion, chopped
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 1/4 cup bread crumbs
  • 2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 3 cups prepared heated mashed potatoes
  • 1 cup frozen mixed vegetables, thawed
  • 1/4 cup sliced green onions
  • 1 cup shredded taco-flavored cheese


  • Preheat oven to 375°F. Cut sausage into 1/2" cubes. Combine sausage, yellow onion, egg, bread crumbs and chili powder in bowl. Pour mixture into lightly greased 9-inch square baking dish. Bake 20 minutes.
  • Combine mashed potatoes, vegetables and green onions; carefully spread over sausage mixture. Sprinkle top with cheese. Bake 15 minutes or until edges are bubbling and center is hot.
  • Cooks note: substitute Beef Smoked Sausage, Lite Smoked Sausage, or Turkey Smoked Sausage for smoked sausage.