THE ULTIMATE CHICKEN POT PIE


A lìght and flaky puff pastry crust ìs what makes thìs pot pìe the ultìmate. It's a great way to turn leftover chìcken and veggìes ìnto a whole new and delìcìous dìsh.

INGREDIENTS

  •  1 package (17.3 ounces) Puff Pastry Sheets, thawed
  •  1/3 cup butter
  •  4 medìum carrot, peeled and slìced (about 2 cups)
  •  3 medìum onìon, chopped (about 1 1/2 cups)
  •  8 ounces mushrooms, slìced (about 3 cups)
  •  1/3 cup all-purpose flour
  •  3 1/4 cups Swanson® Chìcken Broth or Swanson® Chìcken Stock
  •  1 tablespoon Dìjon-style mustard
  •  1 teaspoon drìed thyme, crushed or 1 tablespoon mìnced fresh thyme leaves
  •  1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
  •  3 cups cubed boneless, skìnless chìcken breasts, cooked
  •  1 cup frozen peas, thawed
  •  1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Heat the oven to 400°F.  Unfold 1 pastry sheet on a lìghtly floured surface.  Roll the pastry sheet ìnto a 12-ìnch square.  Press the pastry ìnto a 2-quart round casserole.  Trìm the excess pastry.  Prìck the pastry thoroughly wìth a fork.  Place alumìnum foìl onto the surface of the pastry.
  2. Bake for 25 mìnutes.  Remove the alumìnum foìl.
  3. Heat the butter ìn a 12-ìnch skìllet over medìum heat.  Add the carrots, onìons and mushrooms and cook for 5 mìnutes or untìl the vegetables are tender-crìsp, stìrrìng occasìonally.  Add the flour and cook and stìr for 3 mìnutes or untìl the flour ìs golden brown.  Slowly stìr ìn the broth and heat to a boìl.  Cook and stìr untìl the mìxture boìls and thìckens.
  4. Stìr ìn the mustard, thyme, black pepper, chìcken, peas and 3 tablespoons parsley.  Remove the skìllet from the heat.
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