Peanut butter and fresh blueberries work fine, however, you can use any other kind of fresh fruit.
Makes: about 8 pies| Preparation time 15 mins | Cooking time 10-15 mins
Ready-rolled puff pastry: 320 g (about a standard-sized roll)
Blueberries, fresh: 125 g
Peanut Butter, to taste
Makes about 8-10 puff pastry twists, Preparation time 5 mins, Cooking time 10 mins
1 puff pastry sheet – possibly rectangular shape
Dried oregano, to taste
Cured Ham Slices, 2 or 3
1 egg, beaten
Pre-heat the oven to 180 C, Gas Mark 4, F 350
Prick the bottom of puff pastry with a...
A bit of fun for Christmas and very easy to make if you use ready rolled puff pastry. I think next time I'd increase the amount of sausage meat as I think the wreath would look better a bit fatter!
Puff pastry (home made or ready rolled)
300g good quality pork sausages
This economical dish uses tinned sardines and makes a lovely light lunch. I char grilled the pepper myself but for a short-cut, use ready prepared from a jar. If at all possible use sardines in spring water (not oil). The oil is apt to soak into the pastry and make it soggy. Make sure that the...
Rough puff pastry is not very difficult to make. Add a little bamboo charcoal to the flour and the pastry will turn black. The charcoal doesn’t taste burnt but it does add a very subtle smoky flavour. For a basic rough puff pastry recipe, see here Rough-puff pastry recipe - BBC Good Food. Black...
MUSHROOM, LEEK AND GOAT CHEESE MINI PUFF PASTRY TARTS
These pastries are wonderful for a party or you can make a hand pie and serve as a side dish or you can make a two person pie with a full sheet of pastry and have it for dinner with a salad.
2 sheets frozen puff pastry
Lots of lovely earthy flavours here which seems appropriate for an Autumnal lunch. I served this with a green salad. The balsamic glazed garlic can be made ahead of time and will keep for many months in a sealed container in the fridge, so its worth making more than you need. The quantity of...
Every year we drive to the docks in Delcambre, La., about 30 miles from home. We buy fresh shrimp off of the shrimp boats. I remove the heads, weigh the tails to 1 lb. portions then freeze in zip bags with water. I took out the second to last pack out of the freezer today to make shrimp pies...
2 medium sized firm sweet & sour appels
1 standard sheet thawed puff pastry
Honey in a squeeze bottle
1) Peel and quarter the apples. Slice them finely on the mandolin. Put in a bowl and mix with cinnamon to taste and a pinch of salt.
2) Roll out the puff...
Serves 4, Preparation time 10 mins, Cooking time 20 to 25 mins
Canned artichoke hearts, 300 g
Puff pastry roll, 1
100 g. of Italian Crescenza spreadable creamy cheese
Breadcrumbs, a sprinkled
Sliced smoked salmon, 120 g.
Fresh thyme, a sprig
a pinch of salt and black pepper
Chicken and Puff Pastry Shells
2 Cups diced precooked chicken (white or dark meat, or both)
Puff pastry shells (two per serving)
1 Cup white mushrooms, sliced and broken up by hand
1 yellow onion, diced
1 bell pepper, diced
4 celery stalks, sliced
2/3 Cup peas (fresh or frozen)
1/3 Cup butter...
Puff Pastries stuffed with kidney and onion.
Kidneys are very healthy organs, if obtained from pastured animals. They are high in Vitamin A (benefits for vision), as well as in iron, and also in most of the B vitamins. It is possible to overdose on Vitamin A, but for most people eating...