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Recipe - Cheese & potato pie with beans &/or spaghetti, black pudding

Recipe - Cheese & Potato Pie with Beans &/or Spaghetti. A comforting and hearty dish perfect for a cold day 🍂🍁. This Cheese & Potato Pie has a delightful twist with black pudding at the bottom, adding an extra layer of flavor. Paired with beans and/or spaghetti, it's proper stodgy comfort food that'll warm you up.


  • 1/3 bag potatoes, £0.43
  • Couple of slices of black pudding (reduced), £0.10
  • 2 tomatoes, £0.27
  • 1/4 block cheese, £0.66
  • 1/4 block Grana Padano, £0.43
  • 2 tins baked beans, £0.50
  • 2 tins spaghetti, £0.38

Total Cost: £2.77


  1. Peel and slice the potatoes, then boil until they're tender.
  2. While the potatoes are cooking, line the bottom of a baking dish with the reduced black pudding slices.
  3. Slice the tomatoes and layer them over the black pudding.
  4. Grate the cheese and Grana Padano.
  5. Once the potatoes are cooked, mash them and mix in the grated cheese.
  6. Spread the mashed potatoes and cheese mixture over the tomatoes.
  7. Sprinkle Grana Padano on top for an extra cheesy crust.
  8. Bake in the oven until the top is golden and crispy.
  9. Meanwhile, heat the baked beans and spaghetti on the stove.
  10. Serve slices of the Cheese & Potato Pie with a side of baked beans and/or spaghetti.

This budget-friendly recipe feeds 5 for £0.55 each. Enjoy the warmth and deliciousness of this comforting meal!

Recipe - Cheese & potato pie with beans &/or spaghetti