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Puff Pastry

  • Pigs in a Blanket

    For decades, pigs in a blanket have been a staple on the cocktail-party circuit. The little sausages are the easy part. It’s the pastry which, at its finest, should approximate buttery, flaky French puff…

  • Chicken pot pie

    These are so easy to make ahead of time. I refrigerate the filling and only have to quickly cobble together the pies when my guests arrive! Difficulty: Easy Time: 20 min. preparation time, 15…

  • Mushroom and Goat Cheese Savory Squares

    The savory part of this picnic is Mushroom and Goat Cheese Savory Squares, which is just a fancy name for “puff pastry tarts.” These are super simple to prepare: the mushrooms are sliced and…

  • Creamed Dill Chicken Potpie with Puff Pastry

    I love chicken pot pie recipe, which is very traditional, so I was curious about how I’d like the different elements in this one – the brandy, the wine, the heavy cream, the corn,…

  • Caramelized Tomato Tarte Tatin

    This tart is a stunning mosaic of red, orange and yellow tomatoes so shiny and candied that the tart really looks like dessert. But it's safely on the savory side thanks to a splash…

  • Moving // Rosé-Poached Rhubarb Cheesecake Tart

    Every time I move I make some sort of clean out the pantry dish. Trevor reminded me of the first one the other day when I was starting to clean out the fridge. I’m almost embarrassed…

  • Aylenish Rugelach With Orange, Walnuts and Cinnamon

    Once upon a time, good Jewish housewives (known as balaboostas in Yiddish) all knew how to make pastries like strudel, rugelach and schnecken from scratch, using a cream-cheese-enriched dough supposedly stretched thin enough that…

  • Sausage Rolls

    Though the concept of sausage wrapped in pastry exists in every cuisine in one way or another, the British have claimed sausage rolls as their own. They are always welcome, especially at holiday time.…