Here is the recipe of delicious pastries you can make with puff pastry with a filling of potatoes, cheese and onions. You can use cheese according to your choice like cottage, feta cheese, mozzarella cheese, parmesan cheese ricotta cheese etc. Vegetables can also be replaced with minced beef or chicken or any other filling you like.
500g Puff pastry(frozen or fresh.)
4 medium potatoes
1 medium onion
100g grated cheddar or cottage cheese
Salt according to taste
Pinch of pepper (optional)
1 egg (beaten)
Plain flour to dust
Skin and cut potatoes and boil until soft.
Meanwhile finely chop onion put into small bowl and put the butter on top(cut into rough cubes), microwave on full power for about 2 mins.
Mix the fried onions into the boiled potatoes add cheese, salt and pepper and mix.
Roll out pastry and make about 32 even squares.
Put about 1 tablespoon of the mixture into the center of each square and brush with egg two of the edges and fold over diagonally to make triangles.
Lightly flour baking trays and place pasties on them.
Glaze with egg. Put into preheated oven at gas mark 7 for about 10-12 mins.
Last but not the least garnish and serve. Perfect recipe for tea parties and snacks time.