Creamy Chicken and Vegetable Pie Filling

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April 25, 2018

Creamy Chicken and Vegetable Pie Filling 0 0 5 0

A creamy chicken mix that when served with mash is comfort food in a bowl but also makes a lush creamy chicken and vegetable pie when enclosed in pastry

  • Prep: 10 mins
  • Cook: 6 hrs
  • 10 mins

    6 hrs

    6 hrs 10 mins

  • Yields: Serves 8-12 or Makes approximately 30 individual pies

Ingredients

1kg Chicken thigh fillets

6 rashers Bacon, diced

2 large Carrots, diced

1 Swede, diced

250g Sweet Potato, diced

1 1/2 cups Corn

1 large Zucchini, diced

250g Mushrooms, sliced

2 Spring Onions/Scallions, chopped

4 Garlic cloves, finely diced

1 tspn Chicken stock powder

2 tspn Thyme leaves

2 Bay leaves

100g Spinach

1 cup Cream

1- 2 tblspns Cornflour, depending on how much liquid is produced

Cracked Pepper

Salt

EXTRAS for Pies

Mashed Potato/Sweet Potato if doing Shepherd's/Cottage pie

Pastry for regular pies

NOTES

We use Zymil cream for lactose free

Directions

1Place all ingredients EXCEPT spinach, cream, cornflour, pepper and salt in slow cooker bowl

2Cook on LOW for 5-6hrs (Contempo 5.5L sc)

3With approx 1hr remaining add spinach, season with salt and pepper to taste and cream (see NOTES) into chicken mix and stir through

4When filling is ready prepare pies or serve with mash

PIES

1To make Shepherd's/Cottage Pie: transfer to an ovenproof dish and cover with mash, place in oven/under grill until top has browned/crisped

2To make regular pies using a pie maker: Prepare pastry for pie maker, line pie maker with pastry, add filling and top with pastry

3Cook until golden

4To make regular pies using an oven: Line pie dish with pastry, add filling, top with pastry lid.

5Cook in 180°c oven until golden

NOTES

1Depending on how much liquid has been produced mix 1 or 2 tblspns of cornflour into the cream before adding cream to chicken mix

Submitted by Felicity Barnett

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