How to make Chicken Vol-au-vent -

A popular French snack – flavourful chicken mixture stuffed into vol-au-vent pastries.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Boneless chicken breasts (हड्डी रहित चिकन ब्रेस्ट), Vol-au-vent puff pastries

Cuisine : French

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Chicken Vol-au-vent

Chicken Vol-au-vent Recipe Card


Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Prep Time : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 21-25 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Chicken Vol-au-vent Recipe

  • Boneless chicken breasts cut into small cubes 150 grams

  • Vol-au-vent puff pastries 12-16

  • Oil 1 teaspoon

  • Garlic cloves chopped 8-10

  • Red chilli flakes 1 teaspoon

  • Crushed black peppercorns 1/4 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • fresh thyme sprigs 5-6

  • Basil leaves chopped 8-9

  • Cream cheese 2 tablespoons

  • Parsley sprigs for garnishing


Step 1

Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Add garlic and sauté for 1 minute.

Step 2

Add chicken cubes and sauté.

Step 3

Add red chilli flakes, crushed peppercorns, salt, thyme and basil. Toss well and cook till the chicken is done. Switch off heat, transfer in a bowl and cool to room temperature.

Step 4

Add cream cheese and mix well. Stuff this mixture into the vol-au-vent puff pastries.

Step 5

Garnish with parsley sprigs and serve immediately.

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