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Easy Apple Turnovers Recipe
- Prep time: 10 Minutes
- Cook time: 15 Minutes
- Total time: 25 Minutes
- Makes: 12
- 400 g (14.1 oz) can of apple filling
- 2 tsp cinnamon, ground
- 1 egg, beaten
- 4 sheets puff pastry, defrosted
- First, preheat an oven to 210°C (410°F).
- Cut a sheet of puff pastry into 4 squares.
- On each square place about 1-2 Tbsp of apple.
- Sprinkle the apple with cinnamon.
- Using a pastry brush, wet the edges of the pastry with the beaten egg.
- Fold the pastry, so it now forms a triangle.
- Now crimp the open edges with a fork.
- Prick the top of the turnover so steam can escape. This will stop the turnovers from exploding.
- Place onto an oven tray and repeat steps 2-9 until you run out of the apple or puff pastry.
- Glaze the apple turnovers with the remaining egg mix.
- Bake in the oven for 15-20 minutes or until golden brown.
- Serve & Enjoy.
- Supposing that you want to use some fresh apples rather than canned, simply cook some diced apples in a pot until nice and tender. This extra will add about ten to twenty minutes more onto the recipe. Still, it will be worth it if you have delicious fresh apples.
- If you find that the apple is leaking out of the sides, then make sure you crimp the edges more. As well as this, make sure you poke a hole for the steam to escape; otherwise, you will end up with exploding apple turnovers.
- One thing you’re able to do if you’re a sweet tooth is to sprinkle some sugar over the top of the apple. You can also sprinkle some sugar on top of the pastry before it goes into the oven.
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