Tag Archives: puff pastry

Vegetarian Pot Pie

This recipe doesn’t call for a meat substitute, but I took the liberty of adding one. I found Morningstar Farms Steak Strips recently (I haven’t seen those in forever), so I used those. I just browned them in a pan … Continue reading

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Green Onion & Rings Soup with Mini White Pizzettes

I really didn’t think my kids would like this. I mean, soup filled with ONIONS, and Liam doesn’t care for spinach too much. But- Liam said this was the BEST DINNER I have EVER MADE. Huh?? It was pretty darn … Continue reading

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Oh-so-easy Broccoli Cheddar Pot Pies

I was underwhelmed by this recipe. There wasn’t nearly enough cheese “sauce”. You could barely taste it! I would make this again, but would make more cheese sauce, and maybe add some more broccoli, too, since I didn’t have enough … Continue reading

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Vegan Tempeh Sausage Pastry Puffs

Dang it, puff pastry, why do you torment me so? I either don’t thaw you out enough and you break, or I thaw you out too much and you are mush! SIGH. So my two sheets of puff pastry became … Continue reading

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Asparagus & Cheese Tart

I have a love/hate relationship with puff pastry. I love to eat it, but I hate trying to bake with it. I either don’t thaw it out enough and it’s too stiff to roll out, and I thaw it out … Continue reading

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Flaky Mushroom and Gruyere Tarts

I once again left the puff pastry out to thaw too long, and the two pieces had become one, so I had to roll the whole thing out with a rolling pin and then cut two sections. Oh well. This … Continue reading

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Wild Mushroom & Artichoke Ragout in Puff Pastry

The name of this recipe sounds very daunting, doesn’t it? This was so easy and oh. my. gosh. SO good! I told Toby this is a recipe to save and use to impress guests. I saved some time by using … Continue reading

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Vegetable Tart

My plan was to make a tart with mixed veggies instead of the mushroom tart or the potato tart that I have made in the past. I was going to use a refrigerated pie crust like I have used before, … Continue reading

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(Vegetarian) Pigs in Blankets

Here’s the third thing I made for our holiday party this past weekend. We used Yves Veggie dogs in place of the real thing (and I am still upset that Morningstar Farms discontinued their veggie dogs- WHY???!!!).  I used almost … Continue reading

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Holiday Brie en Croute

We had a holiday party over the weekend, and this is one of the little appetizers that I made. Out of the stuff I made, I was most nervous about this. I am still nervous about cooking with puff pastry! … Continue reading

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