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Mince recipes

121 Recipes

There's more to mince than shepherd's pie. Take inspiration from Good Food's recipes using beef, pork, lamb, healthy turkey, chicken and veggie mince.

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  • Sloppy joes in a pan and served in buns

    Sloppy joes

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Give mince a makeover with this American-inspired favourite. Known as a ‘loose meat’ sandwich, this saucy, savoury filling can be adapted to your tastes

  • A pan serving spaghetti Bolognese

    Next level spaghetti Bolognese

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.34 ratings

    Ramp up your usual spaghetti Bolognese with this recipe which throws in a few unorthodox methods and ingredients to deliver the ultimate pasta dish

  • Classic lasagne on a plate with salad

    Classic lasagne

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.213 ratings

    Prepare this easy lasagne ahead of time and save in the freezer, uncooked, for when you need it during a busy week. Then just bake for an extra 45 mins.

  • Two cepelinai (meat & potato dumplings) with soured cream

    Cepelinai (meat & potato dumplings)

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Try your hand at making these Lithuanian cepelinai – dumplings made with pork or beef mince encased in potato. They take a little effort but are well worth it

  • Chilli con carne cooking in a pan with chocolate melting on top

    Chilli con carne recipe

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.2382 ratings

    This great chilli recipe has to be one of the best dishes to serve to friends for a casual get-together. An easy sharing favourite that uses up storecupboard ingredients.

  • Chilli Marrakech

    Chilli Marrakech

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.72 ratings

    If you love spicy, aromatic dishes like tagine, this one-pot will become an instant favourite - it uses lean lamb mince but beef also works

  • Two Swedish meatball burgers served in burger buns

    Swedish meatball burgers

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.21 ratings

    Love Swedish meatballs? Here we’ve transformed them into a burger that kids will adore – choose beef or pork mince, the flavours will be the same

  • Cottage pie in a rectangular dish with portion taken out

    Cottage pie

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.845 ratings

    This great-value family favourite freezes beautifully and is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser

  • A portion of meatballs with creamy mushrooms & mash

    Meatballs with creamy mushrooms & mash

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.7 ratings

    Serve up this crowd-pleasing meal of meatballs in a creamy mushroom and thyme sauce. Enjoy with green veg and mash for a delicious family dinner

  • Rich ragu

    Rich ragu

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.56 ratings

    A rich, versatile meat sauce: serve it Bolognese-style with spaghetti or use it as a base for lasagne or moussaka

  • Lasagne in a dish with slice out

    Lasagne

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.266 ratings

    Little is more satisfying than cooking a classic to perfection – Sarah Cook gives us a lesson in how to make lasagne

  • Rösti lamb hotpot

    Rösti lamb hotpot

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.8 ratings

    Top lamb mince and vegetables with a grated potato and cheese topping and serve in individual dishes for a delicious dinner for two

  • DIY kofta burgers

    DIY kofta burgers

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.51 ratings

    With these quick, easy and cheap koftas, there's no excuse for hitting the kebab van

  • Spaghetti & meatballs sprinkled with grated parmesan in a dish

    Spaghetti & meatballs

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.228 ratings

    Get everyone to help rolling meatballs and you'll soon have one supper on the table and another in the freezer

  • Shepherd's pie with portion taken out and serving spoon

    No-fuss shepherd's pie

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.491 ratings

    We've got some lovely twists on shepherd's pie on the site, but we were missing a definitive version of this classic family recipe – here it is!

  • Moroccan kofte with spicy tomato sauce

    Moroccan kofte with spicy tomato sauce

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.39 ratings

    Bring out a big dish to share next time you have friends over - you can make the sauce and kofte ahead to keep it stress-free

  • Creamy Swedish meatballs

    Creamy Swedish meatballs

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.31 ratings

    Love meatballs but worry about the fat content? This low-fat version will be a real treat

  • Bowls of Bolognese soup with penne

    Chunky Bolognese soup with penne

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.37 ratings

    This healthy, filling lunch provides a good balance of protein and carbs from lean steak mince and wholemeal pasta – ideal to aid muscle recovery after exercise

  • Moroccan-spiced cottage pies

    Moroccan-spiced cottage pies

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    Spice up traditional cottage pie with Middle Eastern flavours and add chickpeas to the mashed topping for a more exotic beef mince recipe

  • Hob-to-table moussaka

    Hob-to-table moussaka

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.156 ratings

    Try this rich, hearty and quick variation on the classic family favourite

  • Classic lasagne in an oven dish topped with basil leaves

    Easy classic lasagne

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.97 ratings

    Kids will love to help assemble this easiest ever pasta bake with streaky bacon, beef mince, a crème fraîche sauce and gooey mozzarella

  • Bobotie

    Bobotie

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.183 ratings

    Pronounced ba-boor-tea, this much-loved South African dish is a delicious mixture of curried meat and fruit with a creamy golden topping, not dissimilar to moussaka

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