Cheesy leek and potato pies
Cheesy leek and potato pies

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Spoon a layer of the leek mixture into the lined dish, grate over some cheddar and top with a layer of potatoes and the melting cheese slices. Repeat the layering until you have filled the pie dish - press down to compact it. Drain the potatoes and stir into the cooked leeks. Method For the filling, melt the butter in a wide lidded saucepan over a medium-high heat.

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To get started with this particular recipe, we must prepare a few components. You can cook cheesy leek and potato pies using 6 ingredients and 8 steps. Here is how you cook that.

The ingredients needed to make Cheesy leek and potato pies:
  1. Make ready 1 medium leek
  2. Prepare 1 large jacket potato
  3. Get Pinch rosemary
  4. Get 100 g grated cheese
  5. Make ready Knob butter
  6. Take 1 pack shortcrust pastry

It adds a creamy texture and gentle flavor without taking over the vegetables. Cut a round of pastry to cover and slightly overlap the dish in which the pie is to be cooked. Beat together the egg and milk, and brush the egg-wash all over the pastry. Serve the pie with a salad greens.

Instructions to make Cheesy leek and potato pies:
  1. Roll out pastry and cut bases and tops. Place on greaseproof paper and place in the fridge until ready to use.
  2. Chop the potato and slice the leek. Here I’m using frozen leek that we had in the freezer.
  3. Add the potato to a pan of water. Bring to the boil and then simmer until the potato is just cooked.
  4. Add the butter, leek and herbs to a pan and heat until the leek is just soft. Remove from the heat.
  5. Drain the potato and add to the leek. Mix well. Allow to cool.
  6. As the leek and potato cool add the cheese and mix. Allow to stand until cold.
  7. When the cheesy leek and potato mix is cold. Line the cold pie maker with the bases and fill.
  8. Cook until the pies are golden. Remove from the maker and allow to cool.

Beat together the egg and milk, and brush the egg-wash all over the pastry. Serve the pie with a salad greens. Grease a medium ovenproof dish with the butter or spray oil. Arrange a layer of the potato slices in the base of the dish, overlapping the slices. Divide the leek mixture in half and spread one half over the layer of potatoes.

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