Chicken Puffs

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Total Time:
1 hour
Serves:4
Rated 5 based on 100 votes
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Technique: Bake Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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Ingredients

  • For filling:
  • 2 tbsp - Butter
  • 2 tbsp - flour
  • 1 cup - Milk (or 1/2 cup - Milk and 1/2 cup - Chicken stock)
  • 4 to 6 tbsp - grated cheese
  • 2 tbsp - finely chopped Celery
  • 1 cup - cooked and shredded chicken, for seasoning
  • 1 cup - chilli sauce
  • For Cream puffs:
  • 1 cup - flour
  • 4 - eggs
  • 1/2 cup - Butter
  • 1/2 tsp - salt
  • 1 cup - water

How to Make Chicken Puffs

  • For filling:
  • Melt the butter over low flame, stir in the flour and cook gently for 2 to 3 minutes, stirring all the time.
  • Remove from fire, blend in half the liquid gradually and work into a smooth mixture.
  • Add the remaining liquid and cook gently, stirring continuously.
  • When the sauce thickens, add the seasoning and cook for another 5 minutes.
  • Add the remaining ingredients, stir and take off from fire.
  • For cream puffs:
  • Warm the flour and sieve it with the salt, on to a piece of paper.
  • Combine butter, water and melt over a low flame, in a thick-bottomed saucepan.
  • Increase the flame and bring it to a boil.
  • Remove from fire and beat in all the flour, till it just forms into a ball and leaves the sides of the pan.
  • Cool slightly and beat in the eggs, one at a time.
  • Beat well after each addition.
  • The mixture should be glossy.
  • Pipe the mixture through a nozzle, or in spoonful, two inches apart, onto a baking sheet and bake in a very hot oven of 450 degree F for 10 minutes.
  • Lower the heat to 400 degree F and bake for another 34 to 40 minutes.
  • Cool on a rack, make a slit on the side of each, clear out any soft paste inside.
  • Stuff with spoonful of filling carefully.
  • Sprinkle a little cheese for garnish.