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Deep Dish Cranberry Chicken Pie

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Ingredients
  Frozen peas 10 Ounce (1 Package)
  Canned whole onions 1 Pound (1 Can)
  Canned sliced mushrooms 4 Ounce (1 Can)
  Fresh cranberries 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Chicken stock 2 Cup (32 tbs) (Bouillon)
  Onion 1 Medium, chopped
  Light cream 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Flour 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Gravy coloring 2 Teaspoon
  Diced cooked chicken 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Sliced cooked carrots 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Pie crust mix 11 Ounce (1 Package)
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
Directions

GETTING READY
1) Begin by thawing the peas.
2) Next, drain the mushrooms and whole onions.
3) Take a 3-quart shallow casserole and in it, mix the carrots, mushrooms, whole onions, chicken and peas for the filling.
4) Make a pie crust mix following the package instructions.
5) Lightly flour a smooth and clean surface and on it, roll out the pie crust mix into a circle measuring an inch bigger than the casserole top. Cover with a mosit cloht and keep aside.
6) Set the oven ready at 400 degrees.

MAKING
7) In a saucepan, cook together the cranberries, chopped onions and chicken stock.
8) Reduce the flame and simmer the mixture for 10 minutes with occasional stirring.
9) Remove the mixture from the heat and pass it through a sieve.
10) Blend cream to the mixture.
11) In a saucepan, heat the butter in a saucepan and blend in the flour.
12) Gradually, stir the cranberry mixture into the butter and put the gravy coloring.
13) Reduce the heat and cook the mixture with constant stirring until it starts boiling and thickening.
14) Season with salt and pepper and cover the chicken filling mixture with this sauce.

FINALIZING
15) Cover the filling with the pastry and seal the pie crust to the casserole’s edge.
16) Cut a number of slashes on the top so as to allow the steam to vaporize.
17) Bake for 35 to 45 minutes or until the crust becomes golden brown.

SERVING
18) Serve hot with sour cream sauce.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Pie
Ingredient: 
Chicken
Interest: 
Gourmet
Preparation Time: 
40 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
6

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