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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…