Martha Lindley's Chicken Pie

READY IN: 1hr 20mins
Recipe by DeniseBC

This recipe is a favorite in our church where Mrs. Lindley was a member years ago. This is the recipe our UMW group uses when we make dinner for the local Ruritan Club as a fundraiser. The original recipe is without vegetables, but my husband and I prefer it with some vegetables added. You can cook the chicken in any way you prefer, but I use the method in Shir-Will Chicken Delight (Microwave) , Shir-Will Chicken Delight. (Thanks Uncle Bill!). Preparation time does not include cooking of chicken.

Top Review by LifeIsGood

Yummy! We enjoyed this version of chicken pie. I loved the idea of just pouring a batter over the top! I couldn't get it to spread evenly and worried that it wouldn't create an even crust, but it spread out while cooking and covered the entire pie. The only thing I would change is to add a lot less chicken broth. Our mixture was really soupy instead of thick and creamy. I think I would try to reduce the amount of chicken broth by half. All in all, it's a great family meal! Thanks. :)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix chicken meat with cream of chicken soup and chicken broth and vegetables, if using. Pour into prepared 13"x9" dish.
  2. In a bowl, mix butter, flour, baking powder, and milk until smooth (I use a whisk). Pour over chicken mixture evenly.
  3. Bake at 350 for 45 minutes to 1 hour until crust is golden brown. Let set for a few minutes before serving.

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