Roast Beef Hash with Eggs
This hash recipe is perfect for using up cooked roast beef or lamb and left over roast potatoes. All the ingredients are cooked in a frying pan with onions, garlic, fresh tyme leaves, cayenne pepper, a dollop of mayonnaise and freshly chopped parsley. Perfect for a leisurely brunch occasion or breakfast.
- 225g cooked roast beef or lamb, shredded
- 2 tablespoons rapeseed or olive oil
- 1 medium onion, peeled and finely chopped or sliced
- 350g leftover cooked roast potatoes, cut into bite-size pieces
- 2 garlic cloves, peeled and finely chopped
- ¼ teaspoon cayenne pepper or mild chilli powder
- 2 tablespoon mayonnaise
- 1 tablespoon freshly chopped flat-leaf parsley
- Heat the oil in a large non-stick frying pan.
- Cook the onion for 3-4 minutes over a medium heat, or until golden brown. Add the potatoes, press down and continue to cook with the onion for 2-3 minutes without disturbing to achieve a crispy base.
- Add the beef, garlic, thyme, cayenne or chilli powder and season, if required. Reduce the heat and cook for about 5 minutes, or until meat is piping hot.
- Add the mayonnaise and stir gently to combine. Serve the hash with a poached or fried egg and garnish with the parsley.
- Serve with a green salad and relishes or condiments of your choice.