When you need something warm and comforting after a long day, there's nothing like a proper British pie. Nice pie with plenty of tasty chicken and ham filling encased in a flaky pastry. These savoury chicken and ham pies are a great family meal that can be enjoyed for lunch or dinner served with chips or mashed potato and beans or peas; or even a late night snack.
250g of Sliced Virginia style ham. A virginia ham is also known as a "country ham" with origins in Virginia. It is a ham similar to the Smithfield ham that is dry cured and sent through a process of slow smoking and aging that adds a notable rich flavor. Most often the hams are salted heavily, smoked slowly, and kept in a controlled environment. The hams are lean and have a smokiness to them.