CHICKEN POT PIE W/ PAT'S CHEESE CRUST

Lora DiGs

By
@ansky714

ALWAYS MADE CHICKEN POT PIE WITH BISQUICK....THEN I HAPPEN TO STUMBLE UPON PAT DURAN'S CHEESE CRUST RECIPE N VOILA AN EVEN BETTER CHICKEN POT PIE!


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Serves:

4 servings

Prep:

1 Hr 30 Min

Cook:

35 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 large
boneless chicken breast -cubed
1 can(s)
chicken broth
1 large
onion - chpd. n sauteed
1 c
frozen mixed vegetables (carrots, peas, corn n green beans) or like
1 large
potato, cubed n slightly cooked (i did mine in micro.)
1 can(s)
cream of mushroom soup
salt n pepper to taste

PAT DURAN'S CHEESE CRUST (DELICIOUS N EASY)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
FIRST MAKE PAT'S CHEESE CRUST
1 1/4 c all purpose flour

1/2 c frozen butter cubes

1/2 tsp granulated sugar

3-4 Tbsp ice water

3 oz sharp shredded cheddar cheese

1
Place frozen butter cubes into a food processor. Pulse until butter breaks into smaller pieces, do not mush. Pour cheese, flour and sugar on top of the butter. Process until mixture turns into a coarse, crumb texture. Add ice water 1 Tablespoon at a time while the processor is running until the dough becomes slightly clumpy. Press together dough,if still crumbly add a little more water.


2
Place contents on a clean surface and press together into a round disk . Wrap disk in plastic wrap and chill for 45 minutes.
Remove and let rest for 15 minutes.
Roll out to 1/4- inch thickness. Fit in place in a 9-inch pie plate. Flute edges.


3
If using as a baked crust; poke holes all over the bottom about 40 holes with a fork; bake for 15-20 minutes at 350^ until golden brown.
2
IN A SMALL POT COOK CHICKEN IN BROTH .... UNTIL NO LONGER PINK.
3
IN A LARGE BOWL COMBINE COOKED CHICKEN, MIXED VEGGIES, SAUTEED ONIONS, COOKED POTATO CUBES, CREAM OF MUSHROOM SOUP N S&P. (SOUP HAS SALT SO EASY DOES IT)!
4
POUR INTO PREPARED CHEESE CRUST (DO NOT PREBAKE CRUST - I MADE LATTICE TOP WITH LEFT OVER DOUGH THAT I ROLLED PRETTY THIN N THEN BRUSHED WITH BEATEN EGG.) BAKE FOR 35 MIN AT 350.....ENJOY!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken, Savory Pies
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy