Creamy Chicken A La King

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Jan. 10, 2012

Ingredients

Cooked chicken 10 Ounce
Sweet red pepper/Green pepper 1
Mushrooms 8
Butter 1 1/2 Ounce
Lemon juice To Taste
Flour 1 Ounce
Stock 1/2 Pint
Sherry 2 Tablespoon
Mace 1 Pinch
Egg yolks 2
Double cream 4 Tablespoon
Patty shells 4 (made from pastry or fried rounds of bread)
Chopped parsley/1/4 teaspoon paprika 1/4 Teaspoon

Directions

GETTING READY

1) Chop the pepper and boil for 5 minutes.

2) Rinse in cold water; drain.

3) Slice the mushrooms.

4) Cut the cooked chicken into small dices.

MAKING

5) Cook sliced mushrooms in 1/2 oz butter and a little lemon juice until tender, 5-6 minutes.

6) Make sauce: Melt butter and blend in flour smoothly. Add chicken stock, bring to the boil, stirring constantly, simmer for few minutes, then add sherry, mace and seasoning.

7) Mix chicken, mushrooms and peppers into sauce, put in top of double boiler. Mix egg yolks and cream together.

8) Add a little of the hot sauce, stir, strain and add to chicken. Heat carefully; do not boil.

9) Spoon mixture into hot pastry patty shells or on to fried rounds of bread.

SERVING

10) Sprinkle the chicken with chopped parsley or paprika, serve at once.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 75 Minutes
Ready In: 75 Minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 2307Calories from Fat 1430

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 160 g246.2%

Saturated Fat 49 g245%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 1312 mg54.67%

Total Carbohydrates 109 g36.3%

Dietary Fiber 5 g20%

Sugars 8 g

Protein 102 g204%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet