Tagged: Pastry

Cheesy Chorizo Sausage Rolls 1 9

Cheesy Chorizo Sausage Rolls

Sausage rolls is quite popular here in New Zealand, every potluck I go to there is a high chance that this pastry will show up. Having said that I had my fair share of the different versions of this pastry like chicken, beef, lamb, pork, mixed you name it I...

Boysenberry and Custard Danish 1 5

Boysenberry and Custard Danish

Several days ago we made something like this but made out of blueberries for today we will be making it with some Boysenberries. Exactly similar procedure, exactly amazing! My daughter can’t get enough of this goodie, specially this Boysenberry and Custard Danish. Before we go on to the recipe Ang...

Blueberry and Custard Danish 1 8

Blueberry and Custard Danish

Sometimes it pays for you to have some frozen puff pastry in the freezer, all you need is some jam and custard and you’re on your way to a really good but simple freshly baked Danish pastry. You can also use fresh fruits or even savoury ingredients like vegetables and...

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Chicken Empanada

Empanada is a baked or fried pastry stuffed with meats, vegetables or fruits. The word came from the Spanish word “empanar” which means bread. A dish that originated in Galicia, Spain and Portugal during the 1520 and was derived from the Arabic meat filled pies called samosa (similar to how...

Custard and Strawberry Puffs 0

Custard and Strawberry Puffs

Want a quick and easy home-made baked snack? well look no further as this one is one of the easiest baked item I ever made so far thanks for the ready-made ingredients things like this can be prepared for less than 15 minutes. What we will be doing today is...

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Churros

Churros or the Spanish doughnut is a deep fried dough pastry served with hot chocolate or café con leche. A popular snack or breakfast item in Spain, France, Portugal, United States, Philippines and Latin America, it is usually sold by street vendors (churrerías) where it is sold freshly made and...

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Custard Puffs

Custard Puff is basically a cream puff with a custard filling, I just prefer custards on puffs pastries as compared to cream. So what is cream puff? it is a choux pastry filled with cream then garnished with chocolate, caramel or powdered sugar, it is also known as profiterole or...

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Hopia Mongo

Hopia is a popular Filipino pastry filled with bean paste which was introduced by the Fujian Chinese during the American occupation.  It came from the Chinese word ho-pian which means “good biscuit”, it is nearly similar to moon cake wherein a pastry is filled with a sweet paste and it...

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Longaniza Rolls

A dish inspired from the popular sausage rolls adding a Filipino twist to the recipe. For those who do not know what a sausage roll is, it is a type of savoury pastry where sausage meat is encased in a puff pastry, it originated in United Kingdom and now a...

Peach and Custard Danish Pastry 6

Peach and Custard Danish Pastry

Last Monday it was Labour Day here in New Zealand and its was our time to have a rest after having a short trip up North in Whangarei so I was a bit lazy in doing some cooking but were hungry and its tea time.  So I desperately looked inside...