Friday, March 16, 2012

Foodie Friday: Recipe Swap- 50's Prime Time Cafe's Grandma's Chicken Pot Pie

2 c. chicken tenderloins, uncooked 1 c. broccoli tops 1/2 c. carrots. cubed 1/2 c. celery, cubed 1/4 c. leeks, diced 3 T. butter 3 T. flour 3 c. milk OR half and half 1 c. Parmesan cheese, grated 2 chicken bouillon cubes 1 pastry shell for double crust pie 1 egg, beaten Directions: Preheat oven to 400 degrees. In boiling salted water, simmer chicken tenderlions, broccoli, carrots, celery, and leeks until chicken is fully cooked and vegetables are tender, but still firm (about 15 minutes). Drain well and set aside. In a medium sized skillet, melt butter and add flour. Cook for 5 minutes and add milk or half-and-half. Bring to a boil and simmer until thickened (about 10 minutes). Dissolve chicken boulillon cubes in 1/4 cup warm water and add to sauce. Blend in grated Parmesean che3ese and remove from heat. Add cooked chicken and vegetables and mix well. Pour mixture into a deep-dish pie plate and cover with pie dough. Seal edges well and brush top with beaten egg. Bake until crust is golden brown and the filling is hot (about 45 to 50 minutes). Submitted by: Dawn Mathis Losch

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