Gorgeous Chicken Bake With Random Leftovers!

Total Time
55mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 40 mins

Was using up bits & pieces in my larder yesterday and ended up making this SUPER YUMMY dish for dinner. Talk about delicious accidents! You could change this recipe up a hundred different ways, I reckon. Anyway, believe it or not, all the ingredients listed were leftovers / stuff kicking around that needed to be used up! This recipe will easily feed about 3 hungry people, and it's really inexpensive because very little meat is used (but it wasn't missed). Hope y'all give this a go!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat the fat and mix in flour to make a roux.
  2. Gradually add the stock and wine.
  3. Boil up onion, carrots, celery, tomato, potato, bay leaves and thyme in stock and wine until vegetables are tender.
  4. Stir in chicken, rice, corn and parmesan. You want the mixture to be slightly goopy.
  5. Season with salt and pepper and pour into a shallow baking dish.
  6. Spread the spinach over the mixture.
  7. Cover with puff pastry, tucking in pastry at the sides.
  8. Bake at 180C until pastry is golden, about 20 minutes.