Chicken and mushroom pie


Chicken and mushroom pie
This lovely pie has a puff pastry crust filled with a mixture of fried mushrooms, diced chicken and parsley, all bound in a cream sauce.
54,503 14.4/5 for 37 ratings
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Last modified on: September 10th 2018

For 1 pie, you will need:

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Time required for this recipe:
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36 min.15 min.49 min.1 hour 40 min.
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Keeping:

A few days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.

Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 7 min.
Chicken and mushroom pie : Photo of step #1
Roll out 200 g Puff or flaky pastry (pâte feuilletée), prick all over and line a high-sided pie tin or mould (e.g. spring-form).

Leave about 1 cm (1/2 inch) overlapping the edge.

Put to wait in the fridge.

Stage 2 - 5 min.
Chicken and mushroom pie : Photo of step #2
Roll out 200 g Puff or flaky pastry (pâte feuilletée), prick all over and put to wait in the fridge.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
Chicken and mushroom pie : Photo of step #3
Cook 300 g chicken (if not already cooked) and dice.

Stage 4 - 7 min.
Chicken and mushroom pie : Photo of step #4
Roughly chop the parsley, Prepare and chop 70 g shallot.

Stage 5 - 2 min.
Chicken and mushroom pie : Photo of step #5
Pour 2 tablespoons olive oil into a frying pan on medium heat, add shallot, salt and pepper. Cook for 1 or 2 minutes.

Set aside.

Stage 6 - 7 min.
Chicken and mushroom pie : Photo of step #6
Prepare 400 g mushrooms, peel and dice.

Using the same frying pan and 2 tablespoons olive oil, fry the mushrooms.

Stage 7 - 15 min.
Chicken and mushroom pie : Photo of step #7
When the mushrooms are browned, add the shallot and diced chicken, mix well and add 200 ml cream, salt and pepper.

Leave on low heat to reduce until there is hardly any liquid left.

Check seasoning.

Stage 8 - 15 min.
Chicken and mushroom pie : Photo of step #8
To finish, add the parsley and mix well.

Leave to cool.

Stage 9 - 3 min.
Chicken and mushroom pie : Photo of step #9
Preheat the oven to 410°F (210°C).

Tip the filling into the pie case. Do not press down.

Stage 10 - 2 min.
Chicken and mushroom pie : Photo of step #10
Glaze the overhanging edge of pastry with beaten egg yolk.

Stage 11 - 2 min.
Chicken and mushroom pie : Photo of step #11
Place the pastry "lid" on top and press down the edge to seal.

Stage 12 - 3 min.
Chicken and mushroom pie : Photo of step #12
Trim off the excess pastry with scissors.

Stage 13 - 2 min.
Chicken and mushroom pie : Photo of step #13
Finish by glazing the top.

Stage 14 - 25 min.
Chicken and mushroom pie : Photo of step #14
Bake for about 25 minutes.

Remarks

It is important to choose the right sort of mushrooms for this recipe. Try not to use the classic button mushrooms which give off a lot of water. If possible, use drier types like oyster mushrooms or shiitake.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
3,448 Kcal or 14,436 Kj274 gr1,516 gr1,505 gr
172 %105 %143 %228 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
241 Kcal or 1,009 Kj19 gr106 gr105 gr
12 %7 %10 %16 %
Per pie
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
3,448 Kcal or 14,436 Kj274 gr1,516 gr1,505 gr
172 %105 %143 %228 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

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This recipe uses (among others)
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ChickenChicken: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Sautéed chicken with leeks, Chicken and mushroom brik rolls, Chicken with spinach in a cream sauce , Chicken with rice and leeks, Duck Parmentier, ... All
Puff or flaky pastry (pâte feuilletée)Puff or flaky pastry (pâte feuilletée): You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Thin endive tart, Olive twists, Cochelin d'Evreux, Mini palmiers, Yvetot Douillons, ... All
CreamCream: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Lobster Thermidor, New York style pasta, Quartet of brassicas with cream , Chocolate cake, Chocolate cream with a crunch, irish coffee mousse, ... All

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