Bangers and Mash

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Bangers and mash are a traditionnal english and irish dish. This simple, but delicious, dish of sausages (bangers) and mashed potatoes (mash) is usually served in pubs.

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Preparation : 10 min Cooking : 25 min
470 calories/serving


2 potatoes, Russet or Idaho type, or Yukon Gold (yellow) 500 g
1 tbsp butter, unsalted 14 g
1/3 cup milk, partly skimmed, 2% 85 mL
1 pinch salt [optional] 0.2 g
ground pepper to taste [optional]
2 Italian sausages, or other types 150 g

Before you start

A food mill or a potato ricer will be very useful to purée the potatoes. A food processor cannot give the proper texture.


  1. Prepare the potatoes, leaving the skin on. Boil or steam until very tender, about 20 -25 min. Drain well and peel.
  2. Prick through the skin of the sausages in several spots using a fork. Put the sausages in a saucepan, cover them with water then bring to a boil. Cover and simmer 5 min. Take the sausages out of the water and pat them dry.
  3. Heat a sauté pan over medium-low heat. Add the sausages, then sauté until they become lightly coloured, 5 to 6 min. Turn them a few times while cooking. Set aside.
  4. Meanwhile, in a microwave-safe bowl, pour in the milk with butter and microwave on medium-high for a couple tens of seconds until hot.
  5. Pass the potatoes through a food mill, then put the purée back into the pot used to cook the potatoes. Pour in the butter-milk mixture. Add more or less milk depending on how creamy you like your mashed potatoes. Season with salt and pepper to taste, then blend well using a spatula.
  6. Serve the sausages on top of the mashed potatoes.

Nutrition Facts Table

per 1 serving (300 g)


% Daily Value




25 g

38 %

Saturated 10.4 g
+ Trans 0.3 g

54 %


60 mg


830 mg

35 %


45 g

15 %


4 g

17 %


5 g

Net Carbs

41 g


19 g

Vitamin A

8 %

Vitamin C

30 %


9 %


21 %


This recipe is :
Free  :
Added Sugar
Excellent source of  :
Folacin, Magnesium, Niacin, Phosphorus, Potassium, Selenium, Vitamin B1, Vitamin B12, Vitamin B6, Vitamin D, Zinc
Good source of  :
Fibre, Iron, Manganese, Pantothenic Acid, Vitamin B2, Vitamin C
Source of  :
Calcium, Copper, Vitamin A, Vitamin K


1 serving of this recipe is equivalent to :
Food Group Exchanges
Starches 2 ½
Milk and Alternatives 0
Meat and Alternatives 1 ½
Fats 4 ½

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