Beef, Guinness, and Mushroom Pot Pie - Wonderful and rich. I did mix a little of the remaining Guinness with a tablespoon of cornstarch just to thicken up the liquid some before topping with the puff pastry.
The pasty's best known association stems from the when it evolved to meet the needs of the Cornish tin miners. The pasty was a complete, hand-held hot meal, usually consisting of meat, potato, onion and swede in a pastry casing.
This is a good old fashion pasty that brings back fond memories of family holidays spent in Cornwall when I was growing up. In the century it was a staple diet for working men, like Miners & Farm Workers, across Cornwall because of its size & shape,
Shepherd's Pie Super easy cottage pie, I'm doing the minced beef today but using the leftovers to fill some giant yorkshire puds I had over from a rack of beef rib dinner and serving the cheesy mash on the side.