Making life delicious, one recipe at a time.

Making life delicious, one recipe at a time.

Tag: chicken pie

Roast chicken and vegetable pie


I was looking for something special to cook last Saturday night. Not because I’m a domestic doyen but because I needed to make up for the sausages and fish-fingers that I threw around like proper food last week. The great thing about this recipe is that it can be whipped up pretty quickly and you can turn something out that looks a million pounds but costs very little. I don’t go for chicken breast unless I’m making breaded chicken. Thighs always hold up better,  taste better and cost less. So grab a packet of thighs, with skin and bone if …

Chicken and vegetable pie

Like many of my ‘recipes’, this one is more of a guide on how to assemble.

Things like pies are so open to interpretation and variation, that it seems wrong to use the word ‘recipe’.

This is the way I make my chicken pie but there are many other ways too…

You could leave out the chicken altogether for a vegetarian version.

My sister made us a lovely chicken pie the other night, and instead of a gravy made separately, it used some chicken stock poured into the chicken mixture, and because the chicken and leeks were cooked off with …