Mustardy chicken toasts Recipe

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serves:

2-3

Skill:

medium

Total Time:

00:15

Prep:

00:05

Cooking:

00:10

If you’ve got some leftover roast chicken in the fridge but not enough to make a diinner, turn it into this creamy mustard toast topper for lunch

Ingredients

  • 15g butter
  • 1 rounded tablespoon plain flour
  • 150ml milk
  • 1-2 tablespoons creme fraiche
  • 1 teaspoon coarse grain mustard
  • 150g cooked chicken, shredded
  • 2-3 slices ciabatta, toasted
  • A few lightly cooked asparagus tips

Method

  • Melt the butter in a small pan, add the flour then gradually stir in the milk. Bring to the boil, stirring, until the sauce thickens.

  • Add the creme fraiche, mustard and chicken and heat through. Season to taste with salt and freshly ground pepper.

  • Spoon the sauce over the toast and scatter a few asparagus tips on top, serve immediately.

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