DIY Recipes How to prepare chicken pie

Pulse daily DIY recipe teaches prospective chefs how to prepare healthy, Ghanaian dishes in a simple way.

  • Published: , Refreshed:
Chicken pie play

Chicken pie

24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Ingredients

1 packet of ready rolled puff pastry or short crust if you prefer.

half a cooked chicken (or turkey)

1 leek, chopped (or onion)

1/2 packet of smoked streaky bacon cut into little pieces

3/4 oz sliced mushrooms

1 vegetable stock cube dissolved in 1 cup of water

1/2 cup milk

1 oz plain flour

1/2 oz butter and a little oil (vegetable or olive)

READ ALSO

How to prepare yogurt bread

How to prepare garlic shrimp pasta

Method

Strip carcass of a chicken, cutting meat into large pieces. If you prefer you can buy a uncooked boneless chicken but you would need to pre cook it at this stage.

Saute leek (or onion), bacon and mushrooms in the butter and oil. When soft, add flour.

Add stock, stirring continuously then add the milk so that the sauce is rich and creamy. If the sauce is a little thick, add more liquid.

Add the pre cooked chicken, and stir carefully until meat is completed coated and empty contents into a large pie dish. Again if you prefer to make this like a more traditional pie you can line the pie dish with the rolled out short crust pastry before putting in the filling.

Cover with pastry chosen pastry, making a vent in the pie top, and brush with milk.

Bake in an oven at a high temperature (200C/400F/gas 6) for around 25mins or until golden.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos




Top Articles

1 Pulse Food How to prepare light soup the Ghanaian waybullet
2 Pulse Food How to make homemade chocolate for your loved onebullet
3 Pulse Food How to prepare chocolate pancakesbullet
4 Pulse Food How to prepare beef burgerbullet
5 Pulse Food How to prepare fante fantebullet
6 Pulse Food How to make granola at homebullet
7 Pulse Food How to prepare banku and okro stewbullet
8 Pulse Food How to prepare tomato sandwichbullet
9 Pulse Food How to prepare pesto pastabullet
10 DIY Recipes How to prepare Ghanaian vegetable stewbullet

Top Videos

1 Lifestyle 5 things Ghana brought to the worldbullet
2 Food 101 How To Prepare Fried Plantain And Beans Stew - Food 101bullet
3 Meet the Ghanaian private chef who is cooking for all the big names...bullet
4 Food 101 Kooko ne Kontomire abomu - Food 101bullet
5 X'mas Ways to add flavour to your rice this Christmasbullet
6 Travel 5 reasons to visit Accrabullet
7 Vacationing How to travel light for your Christmas vacationbullet

Food & Travel