Huon Salmon, Potato and Leek Pot Pies

Salmon pot pie? Why not? It’s a tastier and healthier alternative to a chicken pot pie. The perfect winter warmer!

Watch the recipe video on the Better Homes & Gardens website here.

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Huon Salmon, Potato and Leek Pot Pies
Preparation:
15 Minutes
Cooking:
30 Minutes
Serves:
4

Ingredients

  • 500g Huon Salmon fillet, skinless
  • Finely-grated zest and juice of 2 lemons
  • 2 large potatoes, peeled
  • 2 leeks, finely sliced
  • ¼ cup green olives, sliced
  • 2 tsp capers, chopped
  • 6 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 Tbsp unsalted butter
  • 1 Tbsp plain flour
  • 1 cup chicken stock
  • 400g can potato and leek condensed soup
  • 2 Tbsp crème fraiche
  • 1 bunch parsley, very finely chopped
  • 2 sheets puff pastry
  • 2 eggs, beaten

Method

  1. 1

    Preheat oven to 200°C. Dice the salmon in 2cm pieces, then mix with the zest and juice.
    Set aside. Steam the potatoes until tender, then allow to cool.

  2. 2

    Sauté the leeks, olives, capers and garlic in butter in a pan over a moderate heat until
    softened, then sprinkle with flour. Pour in the stock, and bring to a simmer, the remove
    from the heat and stir in the soup, crème fraiche, parsley and salmon. Spoon into 375ml pie
    dishes.

  3. 3

    Cut discs of pastry just wider than the pie dishes and brush one side with egg. Place egg
    side down and press to stick. Brush the tops with egg. Cut fish shapes from the excess
    pastry and stick on. Brush with egg.

  4. 4

    Bake for 20-25 minutes, until deep golden and crisp. Allow to cool for several minutes
    before serving.

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