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Boxing Day Leftovers – Turkey Pot Pie Recipe

Got left over food from Christmas Day? Not too sure what to do with it? Why not try making a nice turkey pot pie with them.

What do you need to make this?

  •  150 g stuffing, broken up
  •  350 g cooked turkey, roughly pulled apart
  •  300 g roast potatoes, chopped
  •  100 g peas
  •  1 tbsp freeze-dried tarragon
  •  570 ml thick turkey or chicken gravy
  •  375 g ready rolled short pastry sheet
  •  beaten egg

Then to make the pot pie:

1: Preheat the oven to 200C/Gas 6.
2: Place the stuffing, turkey, potatoes, peas and tarragon into a large bowl and mix well.
3: Add enough thick gravy to coat really well and then mix in.
4: Spoon into a 270cm x 6.5cm deep oval dish.
5: Brush the top of the baking dish with beaten egg, then lay the pastry over, press down well and decorate the edge.
6: Glaze the top with egg, then make 2-3 slits in the top of the pastry.
7: Bake for 35 minutes. Serve with pickled red cabbage.

This recipe can be found at ITV

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