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Puff Pastry

Rated as 4.54 out of 5 Stars
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"Not the same as traditional puff pastry, but still delicious and buttery, and much quicker than the original."
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Ingredients

servings 320
Original recipe yields 8 servings (1 pie shell)

Directions

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  1. Place flour in a medium bowl. Cut in butter until mixture is the size of small peas.
  2. Add sour cream. Stir with a fork until pastry forms a ball. Wrap in plastic and chill overnight. When ready to use, roll pastry thinly (about 1/8 inch).

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 320 calories; 26.3 18.5 3.1 67 172 Full nutrition

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Buttery, crusty and browns nicely. I didn't have time to refrigerate it over night, so I stuck it in the freezer for about 20 minutes then refrigerated it for about another 15 minutes and it wor...

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I made this pastry because I wanted to make apple turnovers. While this dough is delicious, it is NOT puff pastry. It is just like pie crust. I ended up having mini apple pies. I followed all di...

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Buttery, crusty and browns nicely. I didn't have time to refrigerate it over night, so I stuck it in the freezer for about 20 minutes then refrigerated it for about another 15 minutes and it wor...

THANK YOU... THANK YOU... THANK YOU!!! I had been making this pastry dough for years, until I lost the recipe. I called it "1 2 3 Puffed Pastry" because I always doubled the recipe for my LARGE ...

Great recipie. Uses few ingredients so you don't have to check the card every second; quick to make; great texture. I modified it b/c i never used sour cream before as follows-- use half the r...

I used a cheese grater to "grate" the butter over the flour. It made for quick work in combining the ingredients. I used reduced fat sour cream and 3/4 cup butter. Resulting dough still baked ou...

This is a great recipe. I've tried different recipe for puff pastry but this is the most successful one I ever had.Just follow the directions. Make sure you put some flour on the counter before ...

This was a great recipe. I loved the fact that it called for things I had on hand. Make sure you roll it very thin to get good results! If it's too thick it will resemble a dumpling, and you ...

I was very glad to find a recipe for puff pastry that didn't call for shortening. However, I couldn't bring myself to use that much butter, either. I halved the butter and it still came out qu...

This recipe is so easy, and great because I don't like to use store-bought puff pastry because of the trans fats. I used this dough to line muffin cups and baked them filled with lemon custard....

I am an inept cook when it comes to pastry. And this recipe was fabulous!!! Simple and turned out fantastic. I didn't know I could make something like that. I will be using this recipe time afte...