Fricassee of Chicken

Preparation info

  • 6

    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      20 min

Appears in

Mrs Beeton's All About Cookery

By Isabella Beeton

Published 1861

  • About


  • 1 boiled or 1 lb. can of chicken
  • 1 pt. Velouté sauce


Before chicken is quite cold, cut into joints, remove skin and excess fat. Make sauce, thoroughly heat chicken in it, add cream and egg, stir over a low heat until the sauce thickens (do not boil). Season, add lemon juice. Arrange chicken in entrée dish, strain sauce over and garnish.