Chicken Pot Pie IX
A delicious chicken pie made from scratch with carrots, peas and celery.
- Serves: 1 person
- 1pound skinless, boneless chicken breast halves - cubed
- 1cup sliced carrots
- 1cup frozen green peas
- ½cup sliced celery
- ⅓cup butter
- ⅓cup chopped onion
- ⅓cup all-purpose flour
- ½teaspoon salt
- ¼teaspoon black pepper
- ¼teaspoon celery seed
- 1¾ cups chicken broth
- ⅔cup milk
- 2(9 inch) unbaked pie crusts
Step 1Preheat oven to 425 degrees F (220 degrees C.)
Step 2In a saucepan, combine chicken, carrots, peas, and celery. Add water to cover and boil for 15 minutes. Remove from heat, drain and set aside.
Step 3In the saucepan over medium heat, cook onions in butter until soft and translucent. Stir in flour, salt, pepper, and celery seed. Slowly stir in chicken broth and milk. Simmer over medium-low heat until thick. Remove from heat and set aside.
Step 4Place the chicken mixture in bottom pie crust. Pour hot liquid mixture over. Cover with top crust, seal edges, and cut away excess dough. Make several small slits in the top to allow steam to escape.
Step 5Bake in the preheated oven for 30 to 35 minutes, or until pastry is golden brown and filling is bubbly. Cool for 10 minutes before serving.