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Can I have your mince recipes please?

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Frettybetty18 Sun 23-Aug-15 14:33:44

I have been given lots of mince from a local butcher (friend). So far we have had lasagne & spag Bol. I've no idea what to do with the rest & it's the only meat I have left.

Hubby hates mince/onions/veg/potatoes all together so that's not an option.

Could you give me some inspiration please??

CultureSucksDownWords Sun 23-Aug-15 14:37:18

Meatballs? Meat loaf? burgers?

CultureSucksDownWords Sun 23-Aug-15 14:38:13


SavoyCabbage Sun 23-Aug-15 14:38:49

Burgers-add an egg, some finely chopped onion, breadcrumbs and an egg.

Meatballs-as above!

Canyouforgiveher Sun 23-Aug-15 14:42:37

I do a thing where I make a bread/herb/onion stuffing and then take the mince, keep it together and then stuff it, pour a bit of wine over it and roast it. It is really lovely.

Jeffjefftyjeff Sun 23-Aug-15 14:45:40

Bobotie. its a south African dish - bit like a shepherd's pie but spicey and no potato (so. err, not very like a shepherd's pie really). loads of different recipes out there eg

Ladyface Sun 23-Aug-15 14:45:52

Is it minced lamb or beef?

Clueing4looks Sun 23-Aug-15 14:46:37

Keema curry

Ladyface Sun 23-Aug-15 14:48:01

If lamb I would do a keema curry or moroccan style meatballs.

Ladyface Sun 23-Aug-15 14:49:01

Cross post with Clueing. Great minds as they say!

VikingLady Sun 23-Aug-15 14:49:23


Frettybetty18 Sun 23-Aug-15 14:49:30

It's beef mince.

Thanks. Keep them coming I'll try a few different ones.

LifeIsChaos Sun 23-Aug-15 14:55:01


Mince pie

Tacos with spicy beef, jalapeño, salad

IHaveBrilloHair Sun 23-Aug-15 15:00:45

Sloppy joes

fuzzpig Sun 23-Aug-15 15:03:18

Ooh, thanks for the bobotie suggestion!

LifeIsChaos Sun 23-Aug-15 15:05:30

What's a sloppy joe?

I see someone has already suggested chilli. What about burritos?

IHaveBrilloHair Sun 23-Aug-15 15:53:07

Sloppy Joes
Loads of recipes out there, I just picked that at random

TyneTeas Sun 23-Aug-15 17:16:39

Stuffed peppers

Kofta Curry

Spaghetti and Meatballs

put onto bamboo sticks as kebabs and have with roasted red pepper sauce

Bunbaker Sun 23-Aug-15 17:18:23


It has to be minced lamb for that.

Dancingqueen17 Sun 23-Aug-15 18:28:14

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

ClareDeLune Sun 23-Aug-15 18:29:55

Proper mince pie.

Frettybetty18 Sun 23-Aug-15 19:02:40

Oh lovely thanks for all the suggestions!! We've just has Chilli & it was lovely.

I'll be trying lots of those recipes for the first time; we're not very adventurous.

LongDistanceLove Sun 23-Aug-15 19:03:39

Ooh puddings in the corner.

CultureSucksDownWords Sun 23-Aug-15 19:05:19

Bunbaker, I'm not psychic! The fact that it was beef mince was only specified after my post...

LumpySpacedPrincess Sun 23-Aug-15 19:07:53

Bobotie is lovely Jeff

Chilli, meatballs, burgers, meatloaf.

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