Easy Meat Samosas Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Easy Meat Samosas Recipe
  • READY IN 55 mins

Easy Meat Samosas

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"A easy American adaptation of samosas. Baked for less fat and less mess. These are also good with just potatoes; replace meat with 1 extra cup of potatoes."

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Original recipe makes 8 samosas Change Servings
  • PREP

    20 mins
  • COOK

    35 mins

    55 mins


  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Prepare a baking sheet with cooking spray.
  2. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Saute potato and onion in hot oil until onion is translucent, about 5 minutes.
  3. Break beef into small pieces and add to the skillet; cook and stir until browned and crumbly, 5 to 7 minutes. Season beef mixture with 2 1/2 tablespoons curry powder, garlic, ginger, salt, and pepper.
  4. Pour chicken stock over the beef mixture; add peas and stir. Bring mixture to a simmer and cook until the stock is nearly evaporated and the potatoes are tender, 4 to 5 minutes.
  5. Moisten edges of each pie crust triangle with wet fingers. Spoon about 1/3 cup of the beef mixture into the middle of each dough piece. Fold dough over the filling into a triangle; crimp edges together with a fork to seal beef inside the triangle. Arrange samosas onto the prepared baking sheet.
  6. Beat egg with turmeric and 1/4 teaspoon curry powder in a bowl; brush over the samosas.
  7. Bake samosas in preheated oven until golden brown, about 20 minutes.
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Jun 02, 2014

This was a very good samosa filling recipe. I will say that I wanted a "pie" recipe because I already had a pie crust to fill, so I didn't make the individual samosas, but I followed the recipe for the filling almost to the letter (didn't have peas, so used a can of corn, and used a full pound of ground beef). The flavor was amazing! Not too spicy, just the right amount of sweetness. I used a frozen pie crust, thawed out, then topped it with a refrigerated pie crust, brushed with the egg wash indicated here. I got rave reviews from my boyfriend - a staunch traditional meat pie guy - and my two adult children, one of which is a big fan of curry and samosas, in particular. I will make this again, next time trying with individual crusts. It was easy, you must try this, even if you think you don't like this kind of food.

Oct 07, 2014

This was absolutely amazing. It definitely had the flavor of traditional samosas. Because the crust was baked, it reminded me more of a personal meat pie. No complaints about that though. They were still amazing. I will definitely be making these again. Much healthier than deep fried that is for sure.


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  • Calories
  • 731 kcal
  • 37%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 62.3 g
  • 20%
  • Cholesterol
  • 82 mg
  • 27%
  • Fat
  • 44.8 g
  • 69%
  • Fiber
  • 8 g
  • 32%
  • Protein
  • 20.8 g
  • 42%
  • Sodium
  • 1046 mg
  • 42%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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