Speedy Beef Pasties
I fine it very convenient to make these pasties ahead of tie and freeze. That way I can thaw and bake just the right amount needed for the two of us.—Jeannine Ellis, Michigan City, Indiana
8 ServingsPrep: 25 min. Bake: 30 min.
- 1 pound ground beef
- 1/4 cup chopped onion
- 1 can (8 ounces) diced carrots, drained
- 1 medium potato, peeled and shredded
- 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese
- 1/4 cup ketchup
- 1 tablespoon prepared mustard
- 1/2 teaspoon garlic salt
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- 2 packages (11 ounces each) pie crust mix
- In a skillet, cook beef and onion over medium heat until meat is no
- longer pink; drain. Remove from the heat. Stir in carrots, potato,
- cheese, ketchup, mustard, garlic salt and pepper. Prepare pie crusts
- according to package directions. On a floured surface, roll each
- portion into a 12-in. square. Cut each into four squares. Place
- about 1/2 cup met mixture in the center of each square. Moisten
- edges of pastry with water and fold over filling, forming a
- triangle. Press edges with a fork to seal; prick tops with a fork.
- Place on ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 375° for 30 minutes or
- until golden brown. Yield: 8 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 each) equals 400 calories, 25 g fat (10 g saturated fat), 43 mg cholesterol, 662 mg sodium,