Quick chicken pie

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Recipe from: 19 August 2015
Preparation time: 15 min
Cooking time: 20 min
 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 50
    ml
    butter
  • 1
    onion, sliced
  • 1
    green pepper, sliced
  • 40
    ml
    flour
  • 10
    ml
    chicken stock powder
  • 515
    ml
    milk
  • 3
    roasted chicken breasts, cut into small pieces
  • 1
    roll ready-made puff pastry
Servings: Change Serving
 
 

Method

 

Oven temperature: 180ºC

Melt 10ml butter in a saucepan and fry the onions and green pepper until soft. Remove from the pan.

In the same saucepan, melt the remaining butter. Add the flour and stir to make a roux. Cook for one minute. Stir in the stock powder and remove from the heat. Add 500ml milk, a little at a time, stirring constantly. Return to the heat and stir until thickened.

Remove from the heat, add the chicken, onion and green pepper and stir well. Pour the mixture into a greased ovenproof dish. Cut the pastry to fit and brush with the remaining milk. Bake in a preheated oven for 20 minutes or until the pastry is puffed and golden brown.

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