Chicken, Bacon & Leek Cheesy Cottage Pie (500 Calories)
Macros Per Serving (Serves 4)
Kcal : 500, P : 64g, C : 40g, F : 14g
3 Chicken Breasts (500g-600g)
100g Bacon Rashers
600g White Potatoes
2 Sliced Leeks
50g Low Fat Creme Fraiche
50g Light Mature Grated Cheddar
10g Plain Flour
250ml Chicken Stock
1 Tbsp Olive Oil
Splash of Milk
Handful Fresh Parsley (Chopped)
Salt & Pepper
Peel and chop potatoes, then boil ready for mashing later.
Dice chicken breasts, bacon and slice leeks.
Heat olive oil in a large frying pan, add the chicken and bacon and cook until golden. Add the leeks and cook for 2-3 mins or until soft. Scatter over the flour and stir until absorbed.
Gradually pour in the stock then cook for 5 mins, or until chicken is cooked through. Preheat the grill to it’s highest setting, stir in the creme fraiche into the chicken mixture and season well. Carefully pour the mixture into a large baking dish.
Take the potatoes off the boil once cooked through. Add butter/marg, splash of milk, 3/4 of the grated cheese and parsley and mash!
Spoon the mashed potatoes evenly over the chicken mixture, fork the top, then sprinkle the extra cheese over the top. Grill until the topping is golden and crisp, then serve with some veggies and gravy if you like!