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Hubby asked me to try to recreate the cheese and bacon turnovers that we buy fro…

Hubby asked me to try to recreate the cheese and bacon turnovers that we buy from pret whenever we go out – he has two every time with a cuppa. Well.. these arenโ€™t Pret, but they were very tasty! ๐Ÿ˜‹ Iโ€™m not sure what pastry they use, probably a thinner puff pastry, but I draw the line at making my own puff pastry!

Step-by-step method ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ and below ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ

๐Ÿฅ Ingredients:

1 pack of puff pastry
5 rashers of cooked unsmoked bacon chopped into 3-4 pieces
1/4 block grated cheddar
6 tspโ€™s passata
1 egg whisked
Handful of sesame and nigella seeds (optional)

๐Ÿฅ Method:

Put some flour onto the work surface, and place, then cut the puff pastry into six

Add 1tsp of passata down the middle of the sheet, then add grated cheddar, a couple of bits of bacon (3-4).

Add egg wash on the inner side of the puff pastry and then bring one corner over, and brush the outside with egg wash, repeat with the other side and close it up.

Place on parchment paper, sprinkle a mix of sesame and nigella seeds (optional) over the top. Pop in the oven on 180 for 30 minutes rotating at the midpoint. Enjoy! ๐Ÿ˜‹

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22 Comments

  1. I never make my own pastry -life’s too short and shop bought is soo good. These look fab ๐Ÿ˜

  2. Wonderful ๐Ÿ˜ฎ๐Ÿคค after your last puff pastry post I noticed I had some in the fridge I’d forgotten about ๐Ÿ˜‚

  3. Ooh these look really. I could manage a few ๐Ÿ˜‹โค๏ธ๐Ÿ‘

  4. ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜ I donโ€™t blame your husband. These look incredible!

  5. They look pretty damn authentic Pret!!!! And who makes their own puff pastry anyway… ๐Ÿ˜†๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ‘

  6. Love this! Only thing I miss about the office was grabbing one of these from Pret ๐Ÿ˜‚

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