Missy's Classic Chicken Pot Pie submitted by Missy Wix, Madisonville, KY
INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 40 min
  • Servings: 4-6
  • Preparation Time: 25 min
  • Crust
  • 1
  • box Pillsbury™ refrigerated pie crusts, softened as directed on box
  • Filling
  • 1/3
  • cup butter or margarine
  • 1/3
  • cup chopped onion
  • 1/3
  • cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2
  • teaspoon salt
  • 1/4
  • teaspoon pepper
  • 1 3/4
  • cups ™ chicken broth (from 32-oz carton)
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 2 1/2 cups shredded cooked chicken or turkey
  • 2 cups frozen mixed vegetables, thawed
DIRECTIONS
  1. Heat oven to 425°F. Prepare pie crusts as directed on box for Two-Crust Pie using 9-inch glass pie pan.
  2. 2
  3. In 2-quart saucepan, melt butter over medium heat. Add onion; cook 2 minutes, stirring frequently, until tender. Stir in flour, salt and pepper until well blended. Gradually stir in broth and milk, cooking and stirring until bubbly and thickened. Stir in chicken and mixed vegetables. Remove from heat. Spoon chicken mixture into crust-lined pan. Top with second crust; seal edge and flute. Cut slits in several places in top crust. Bake 30 to 40 minutes or until crust is golden brown. During last 15 to 20 minutes of baking, cover crust edge with strips of foil to prevent excessive browning. Let stand 5 minutes before serving.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
This is a great recipe for those long winter days.