How to make cottage pie

Watch Barney Desmazery create a mouthwatering, classic cottage pie with a rich stew and cheesy mashed potatoes in our easy-to-follow video guide.

You can’t go wrong with a classic cottage pie. Barney takes it to the next level by adding red wine to the stew, and enriching the potatoes with milk and cheese for a really delicious topping. This is a real crowd-pleaser.


Follow this five-star cottage pie recipe or discover more incredible cottage pie ideas.


These videos are part of a home kitchen series run by BBC Good Food, encouraging the nation to stay home, get cooking.