Turtle bean pies

Am in a bit of a use up mode at the moment.. Need to clear down the freezer food stocks.. This outing involved a mix that I think was once a joint for a roast that got turned into an empanada filling.. I maintain think..

Defrosted it looks good..

So a good pastry is needed.. Am going ‘healthy’.. Ahem..

Using strong brown strong flour..adding beef fat and butter

2015/01/img_0425-0.jpg

Whizzed up into a dough.. Just adding a little cold water to get it bound..

2015/01/img_0428.jpg

Chilled in the fridge then cut into rounds , rolled out.. The mix spooned on.. Folded over..

2015/01/img_0435.jpg

Cut neat and the edges squished with a fork.. A little milk splashed on.. And into the oven..

2015/01/img_0436.jpg

Cooked till that lovely pastry goes crisp..

Cooled and enjoyed!

2015/01/img_0441.jpg

Advertisements


Categories: Cows, Lunches, previous posts, Recipes

Tags: , , ,

12 replies

  1. I was amazed – vegetarian meals on Mr Fitz, I thought – till I came across the beef fat that is 🙂 happy Monday

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Delicious! You make things looks so easy. Just whizzed up the dough? My freezer seriously needs some attention too!

    Liked by 1 person

Any thoughts?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: