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Chicken Pot Pie

Prep time 9 mins
Cook time 46 mins
Yield 6 servings
This is easy comfort food with a puff pastry crust.


  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 small onion, minced
  • 1 (8-oz.) pkg. sliced fresh mushrooms
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 (10-oz.) package frozen mixed vegetables, thawed and drained
  • 3 cups chopped rotisserie chicken
  • 1 (10 3/4-oz.) can reduced-sodium cream of chicken soup
  • 2/3 cup milk
  • 1 to 2 Tbsp. dry sherry (optional)
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1 sheet frozen puff pastry, thawed

How to Make It

  1. Melt butter in a large skillet over medium heat. Add onion and cook, stirring occasionally, 3 minutes or until tender. Add mushrooms and salt; sauté 8 minutes or until liquid evaporates and mushrooms are browned. Add vegetables and next 5 ingredients, stirring to blend.

  2. Pour chicken mixture into a lightly greased 10" deep-dish pie plate, and cover with pastry; trim excess pastry. Bake at 375° for 30 to 35 minutes or until filling is bubbly and pastry is golden.

Christmas with Southern Living 2008