You’ve got the perfect recipe for leftover Christmas dinner – my pie is easy to make and absolutely delicious
But, if you end up with a lot of leftovers that you don’t know what to do with, listen up… because one food expert has revealed how you can use them to create a delicious golden pie.
In a clip posted to TikTok (@mealsbymitch), Mitch explains: “If you have a large amount of leftovers from your Christmas dinner, this is how to make a proper delicious leftover pie and it’s super easy to do.”
It starts by saying that you need to put the pan on medium heat.
“I’ve got a drop of“I added one shallot, three cloves of garlic, and a little rosemary and thyme.”
“Stir everything well and let it cook for a few minutes.
“Add a heaping tablespoon of flour, stir well and then add 500ml of chicken stock.”
The food expert recommends then letting it boil and simmer until it begins to thicken.
“Then I’ll add two tablespoons of crème fraîche,” he continues.
“Just stir it all up, add some salt and black pepper to your own taste, a teaspoon of English mustard and mix everything.”
It’s up to you what you add to the leftovers, Mitch continues, but he opts for bacon, Brussels sprouts,Carrots and some roasted potatoes.
After adding it to the pan, stir it again and that’s it – you’ve got your pie filling.
“I transfer everything to a pie plate, let it cool completely, and then top it with puff pastry,” he says.
“If you’re feeling fancy, you can make it look pretty.
“Crush a generous amount of egg on top with a pinch of salt and then put it in the oven for 20 minutes… now that’s a proper little treat!”
Mitch captioned the post, “Another simple message for any leftovers you touched.”
It was not long before the video went viral, garnering more than 359,000 views and many comments very It impressed social media users across the country.
One wrote: “This is the most beautiful thing I have ever seen.”
A second wrote: “Great use of leftovers.”
A third praised: “This is the best thing I’ve ever done.”
Meanwhile, a fourth excitedly said: “Sounds hot bro!”
Another added: “Looks amazing!”
Another chimed in: “Bro is really better than Jamie Oliver!”