Meat Shell Potato Pie

Total Time

Prep: 20 min. Bake: 40 min.


6 servings

Updated: Oct. 24, 2022
Guests always comment on the presentation and flavor of this delightfully different dish. —Julie Sterchi, Flora, Illinois
Meat Shell Potato Pie Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1 pound ground chuck or lean ground beef (90% lean)
  • 1 can (10-3/4 ounces) condensed cream of mushroom soup, undiluted, divided
  • 1/4 cup chopped onion
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/4 cup dry bread crumbs
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • Pinch pepper
  • 2 cups mashed potatoes
  • 4 bacon strips, cooked and crumbled
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese


  1. Preheat the oven to 350°. In a large bowl, combine beef, 1/2 cup soup, onion, egg, bread crumbs, parsley, salt and pepper; mix lightly but thoroughly. Press onto the bottom and up the sides of a 9-in. pie plate. Bake for 25 minutes; drain.
  2. In a bowl, combine potatoes and remaining soup in a bowl; mix until fluffy. Spread over meat crust. Sprinkle with bacon and cheese. Return to the oven and bake for 15 minutes. Let stand for a few minutes. Cut into wedges.

Nutrition Facts

1 piece: 326 calories, 16g fat (7g saturated fat), 102mg cholesterol, 842mg sodium, 21g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 1g fiber), 22g protein.