PASTEL – Fried Savory Pastry – Delicious!
Hello everyone, it’s been hectic for a couple of weeks and today post is Pastel or fried savory pastry. They are delicious, flaky thin shells with savory fillings. Have a great weekend 🙂
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NOTE for my measurements:
1 cup all-purpose flour = 125 grams
1 cup milk/water = 250 ml
Egg substitute alternative: for one egg:
• 2 tbsp water + 1/2 tsp oil + 1/2 tsp baking powder + 2 tbsp flour. Stir until combined and mix with other ingredients for the dough.
Pastel – Fried Savory Pastry
makes 12 medium or 24 mini size
250g (2 cups) all-purpose flour
42g (3 tbsp) margarine/butter
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp garlic powder
3 tbsp olive oil
1 large egg
6 tbsp very cold water, add 2 tbsp at a time. Tablespoon may vary, please be careful.
Little flour for dusting
3 cloves garlic, minced
1 large green chili, sliced
2 tbsp oil, for cooking
1 medium carrot, diced
2 medium potatoes, diced
1/2 cup of water
Salt, pepper, turmeric powder, cayenne pepper, follow your taste.
1 stalk spring onion, chopped
2 tbsp flour
2 tbsp milk
The filling should be dry to prevent soggily skin/shells
For the method please watch the video above, thanks, everyone!