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chicken pot pie

★★★★★ 1
a recipe by
Carol Davis
Silver City, NM

I came up with this when I made a chicken a la king recipe from an old Betty Crocker's cook book to use some left over chicken. My husband (at the time) commented, "This would make a good pie." So next time I did, it has become a family favorite ever since.

★★★★★ 1
serves 4
prep time 20 Min
cook time 25 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For chicken pot pie

  • 2 Tbsp
  • 2 Tbsp
    all purpose flour
  • 1 c
    chicken broth
  • 1/2 c
    parmesan cheese, grated
  • 1/2 c
    heavy cream
  • 1 Tbsp
    dry white wine (optional)
  • 1 can
    veg-all, drained
  • 2 c
    left over chicken, cubed or shredded
  • 1 pkg
    pie crust shells (2)

How To Make chicken pot pie

  • 1
    In a medium saucepan, over medium-high heat, melt butter. Add flour and create a light roux, gradually add chicken broth, stirring constantly. Continue to cook over medium heat until thick and bubbly. Add parmesan, cream and wine. Stir until well blended and thick. Add Veg-All and chicken, stir to coat well. Turn off heat.
  • 2
    Unroll one pie crust and line the bottom of a deep dish pie plate. Pour in chicken mixture evenly. Top with remaining pie crust, pinch edges and with a knife do "birds feet" vent slots in top.
  • 3
    Bake in a 375 degree oven for 20-30 minutes, or until crust is golden brown. Remove from oven and allow to sit at least 10 minutes.

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