Sausage Rolls ( store bought pastry )
Sausage or 1 lb sausage links
1 Sheet Pepperidge Farms Puff Pastry (they come in a box of
1 Beaten egg
Roll out pastry and cut into 12 - 4" squares.
Place sausage meat, slightly floured on pastry, wet edges of
pastry, fold over pressing edges together.
Make 3 slanting cuts on top and brush with beaten egg.
Bake in a hot oven, 375 for 20-30 minutes, or until golden brown.
Makes 1 dozen ( I usually double or triple this recipe)
Rolls ( home made pastry )
lb. sausages (I use sausage links)
Rough puff pastry (recipe follows)
Wipe, prick and blanch the sausages, remove the skin, and if
too large cut in half.
Roll the pastry to about 1/8" thick. Cut it in pieces.
Place a sausage on each piece of pastry; wet round the edges,
fold the pastry over, press the edges together, and knock up
with the back of a knife.
Place the sausage rolls on a baking sheet, brush them with beaten
egg, and bake in a hot oven for about 30 minutes.
bake at 350
4 ozs butter
1/2 tsp salt
Few drops of lemon juice
Sieve the flour and salt into a bowl; add the lemon juice and
the butter broken into pieces the size of a walnut; add sufficient
cold water to bind the ingredients together.
Turn on to a floured board, and roll the pastry into a long
Fold it in three, and press the edges together.
Half turn the pastry, rib it with the rolling pin to equalize
the air in it, and again roll it into a strip.
Fold in three and repeat this until the pastry has had four
rolls, folds and half-turns.
It is then ready for use.
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