Chicken Pies


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Simple Food

Simple Food

By Jill Dupleix

Published 2002

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Buy a ready-roasted chicken or a Chinatown soy chicken, and these simple, warm chicken pies are even simpler.


  • 6 dried shiitake mushrooms
  • 1 medium chicken, roasted or poached
  • 4


Heat the oven to 200°C/Gas 6. Soak the dried mushrooms in hot water to cover for 30 minutes. Strip the meat from the chicken and chop it finely.

Peel and finely chop the shallots. Drain the mushrooms, trim off the stalks and slice the caps finely.

Heat the oil in a pan, an