"Good bread is the most fundamentally satisfying of all foods; good bread with fresh butter, the greatest of feasts!"--James Beard

Pasties Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Pasties, by , is from Come Cook With Me, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Kaylene Pearce
Added: Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
FILLING:
3 cups diced peeled potatoes
1 cup diced carrots
1 medium onion, chopped
3/4 tsp salt
1/4 tsp pepper
1/2 pound ground beef
1/4 pound ground pork
1 tbsp butter, melted

PASTRY:
4 cups all purpose flour
1 & 1/4 tsp salt
1 cup shortening
3/4 cup cold water

Directions:
Directions:
1 - In a large bowl, combine the potatoes, carrots, onion, salt and pepper. Crumble beef and pork over mixture; mix well. Add butter and toss; set aside.

2 - For pastry, combine flour and salt in a bowl. Cut in shortening until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Gradually add water, tossing with a fork until a ball forms.

3 - Divide dough into five portions; roll each into a 10 in. circle. Place 1 cup of filling in the center of each circle. Slightly wet edges. Fold pastry over filling and seal edges tightly with a fork; cut slits in the top of each.

4 - Place on a greased baking sheet. Bake at 375 for 50-60 minutes or until golden brown.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
5
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Great with some brown gravy or ketchup. These make large pasties. Separate the dough into 10 - 20 to make appetizer size portions.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

177W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!