Alison Leonard's tasty and simple Sausage Pie Recipe

In the Kitchen

If you're ever stuck for dinner recipe ideas, pies are a great and simple way to feed the whole family, or make a meal that can last over a few days.

Ali Leonard's recipe for Sausage Pie is a yummy twist on a usual pie that is absolutely delicious and always a crowd-favourite!

See the recipe below.

Sausage Pie Recipe


  • 2 sheets defrosted flaky pastry 
  • 1 grated potato 
  • 500gms Sausage meat
  • 1 diced onion 
  • 1 grated carrot
  • 1 grated apple or 1/2 cup crushed pineapple 
  • 1/2 cup fresh breadcrumbs 
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 cup tomato sauce 


  • 1/2 cup fresh breadcrumbs 
  • 1/4 cup chopped parsley 
  • 1/2 cup grated cheese 


  1. Heat the oven to 180 degrees Celsius 
  2. Join the pastry sheets and cut to line the base and sides of your prepared tin
  3. Mix the sausage meat, potato, carrot, apple, breadcrumbs,egg, tomato sauce together 
  4. Put the mix into the pastry and smooth it over
  5. Mix topping ingredients and sprinkle on top 
  6. Any pastry off cuts? I like to decorate the top with a fun shape 
  7. Bake for about 40-45 minutes until filling cooked and the topping is golden