• 2 C. chicken broth

• 1 lb. pheasant, cut into bite-size pieces

• 1 C. chopped carrots

• 1/2 C. chopped celery

• 1 (15 oz.) can peas, drained

• 1/3 C. salted butter

• 1/2 yellow onion, chopped

• 1/3 C. all-purpose flour

• 2/3 C. milk1 teaspoon salt

• 1 tsp. dried rosemary

• 1/2 tsp. ground black pepper

• 1/2 tsp. dried sage

• 1/2 tsp. ground celery seed

• 2 9” refrigerated pie crusts

• 1 egg white, beaten


Preheat oven to 400º.

Bring broth to boil in pot; add pheasant, carrots, & celery; boil until pheasant is cooked thru, about 15 min.

Add peas to broth; boil 1 min. Drain; reserve broth.

Melt butter in separate pot over med. heat; cook & stir onion until translucent, about 5 min. Gradually stir flour into butter until smooth.

Pour reserved broth & milk into flour mixture, stirring constantly. Add salt, rosemary, pepper, sage, & celery seed to broth mixture; simmer over med-low heat until thickened, about 5 min.

Lower oven to 375º.

Press 1 pie crust into pie plate; lightly brush with egg white. Bake crust until lightly browned, about 5 min.

Spoon about 1/4 of pheasant-vegetable mixture into baked pie crust. Mix remaining mixture into sauce; pour into baked pie crust. Place second crust on top, pinch edges to form seal. Slice top crust for ventilation.

Bake until top is golden brown, about 40 min.

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