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Mama's Chicken Pies

 
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Gina
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PostPosted: Fri May 15, 2015 9:34 am    Post subject: Mama's Chicken Pies Reply with quote





Makes 10 pies
Ingredients Pastry dough:
300 g Top flour
1 egg(55g)
180 g butter(salted)
1 tsp fine sugar

1 egg plus 1 tbsp melted salted butter(egg wash)

Ingredients fillings:
300g chicken fillet, cut into chunks
70g frozen vegetables
1 medium onion
200g Campbell's Cream of chicken soup
50g Butter(Salted)

Method for Filling:
1. Heat up frying pan with butter, add onions to saute.
2. Add chicken, frozen vegetables and soup base to fry over high heat for 5 mins.
3. Turn off the heat, remove to cool before using.

Method for Pastry dough:
1. Sift dry ingredients into a bowl.
2. Rub butter in till it resembles breadcrumbs.
3. Add egg slowly and mix till it forms into a smooth dough.
4. Leave in the fridge to stand for 20 mins.

Method to bake the pies:
1. Roll out pastry dough and cut out a round shape.
2. put the dough into a muffin pan.
3. Glaze empty pastry with egg yolk.
4. Scoop about 1 tbsp full of pre cooked chicken filling into it.
5. Cut out another piece of pastry and place on top of the filling.
6. Press the sides to seal the pie.
7. Make 2 cuts on top of the pie crust.
8. Bake in preheated oven 190C for 25 mins. Once its done, brush a layer of egg wash on top. The heat from the pies will cook the egg wash.
9. Serve piping hot!

Ingredients Curry Chicken fillings:
300g chicken fillet, cut into chunks
2 potatoes
1 medium onion(sliced)
2 tbsp cooking oil
1 tbsp curry powder
50g water
salt to taste

Method for Curry Chicken filling:
1. Boil water in a pot and add potatoes(with skin on) to cook for 10 to 15 mins. Remove and wash in tap water, and peeled the skin.
2. Cut into smaller chunks.
3. Heat up frying pan with cooking oil and add onion to saute till fragrant.
4. Add curry powder, chicken chunks, potato cubes and water to cook.
5. Cover the pan and let it simmer for 5 minutes or until the water is absorb into the filling.
6. Turn off the heat, remove to cool before using.
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