Chicken pot pie a great supper option

Filling comfort food on the menu this week

I don’t remember where I got this recipe but it is pure comfort food. And can be served as is or with a side salad. Enjoy!

Chicken Pot Pie

6 tbsp. butter

1 c. Chopped onion

½ c. Chopped celery



6 tbsp. Flour

3 c. Chicken stock

1 c. milk

2 c. Blanched potatoes

1 c. Blanched carrots

1 c. peas

1 c. Ham

1 lb. Chicken

½ – 1 c. Water

Pastry ( puff)

Saute’ onions and celery in butter for 2 mins. Add salt, pepper and flour and cook for 3 – 4 mins.

Stir in stock and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer for 8 – 10 mins.

Stir in milk and continue to cook for 4 mins. Adjust seasonings and remove from heat. Add vegs. Ham and chicken.

Pour into greased casserole and top with pastry. Bake at 375F for 25 to 30 mins. Or until crush is golden brown.

I like to give it an egg wash before I put it in the oven.

Dora Miner is a local cook and baker and writes a regular column for The Wetaskiwin Pipestone Flyer.

Just Posted

Wetaskiwin RCMP inspector ‘not surprised’ with Crime Severity Index

Inspector puts Maclean’s ‘Most Dangerous’ feature into perspective

UPDATED Two dead after head-on collision near Millet

UPDATED Wetaskiwin RCMP investigating, one dies at hospital

Wetaskiwin Chamber luncheon cancelled Nov. 16

Bad weather, icy roads mean benefits talk rescheduled for January

City of Wetaskiwin didn’t apply utility hikes to bills

Clerical financial error discovered by Wetaskiwin city council

Rezoning for firewood business defeated by County of Wetaskiwin council Oct. 11

Wizard Lake Watershed zoning prevails; second application possible

Winter weather hits parts of Canada

As some parts of the country brace for cold, parts of B.C. remain warmer than 10 C

Fashion Fridays: 5 coats you need this winter!

Kim XO, lets you know the best online shopping tips during Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

Saskatchewan college honours memory of Humboldt Broncos coach

Darcy Haugan wore jersey No. 22 when he was a star player with the Briercrest College Clippers

Liberals to act quickly if Saturday midnight deal deadline breached: source

Oh Friday, Canadian Union of Postal Workers said it would not bring the latest offers to a vote of its members

Police probe several allegations of sex assault at Toronto school

Police say they have learned of other incidents of alleged assault and sexual assault

VIDEO: The definition of a kilogram has officially changed

50-plus countries voted to a ground-breaking overhaul to the international system of measurements

Missing-persons list tops 600 in fire-stricken California

Disaster escalates as officials raised the death toll to 63

Semi tractor hauling lumber rolls near Ponoka

Icy roads continue to wreak havoc on the the QE2

Federal fall update expected to offer more support for struggling news industry

Ottawa committed $50 million over five years for local journalism in ‘underserved communities’ last budget

Most Read