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Pesto Puffs

Submitted by: Emily Banks
This recipe is in categories Baking, Party food, Snacks, Starters,
About this recipe:
Difficulty: 2
Comments: This is an easy recipe to follow and quite fun to do. Care needs to be taken with the baking of course.
Preparation Time: 15 minutes
Cooking Time: 12 minutes
Number of servings: 12
Serving suggestions: Great served as nibbles with drinks or a delicious snack on its own.

This is a simple recipe with a lot of flavour. You could make the filling in advance and keep it in the fridge to spread just before your friends arrive.


Making and cooking it
  1. Pre-heat the oven to 220 C OR 425 F, gas mark 7
  2. Roll the pastry on a lightly floured surface to a 25x20.5 cm rectangle
  3. In a bowl, mix together the remaining ingredients adding tbs of water to soften the paste
  4. Spread the paste over the pastry
  5. Roll the pastry lengthways to make a long sausage shape
  6. Cut the pastry into 12 and place onto a baking sheet, keep them spaced apart
  7. Bake for 12 minutes and serve warm