Chicken Pot Pie Nouveau
sugar snap peas
Bring 1 C.
broth to a boil, add carrots and rosemary, boil 4 minutes.
Drain, reserving liquid.
Discard rosemary. Blanch snap peas, drain, rinse under cold water, add to carrots.
Cut a small in the root end of each onion, being careful not to cut too deeply, boil onions for 10 minutes, drain, rinse, peel, set aside.
Melt butter in a saucepan, add flour and cook, whisking over medium-low heat for 3 to 4 minutes.
Add reserved carrot liquid and enough broth to equal 2 C.
Cook, whisking, until thickened. Add a sprig of rosemary, cover, set aside to cool.
Lightly butter 4 to 1½ cup ramekins. Place a portion of chicken in each, followed by a portion of the vegetables.
Pour the thickened sauce over each mixture.
Cover ramekins and place in refrigerator.
On a cool, floured surface, roll out patry to form a ¼ inch thick rectangle.
Cut into 4 rectangle.
Whisk water and egg together, brush the outside rim of each ramekin with egg wash.
Drape patry over top and seal edges. Trim any excess dough and chill in freezer for 20 minutes.