Whenever you are craving for something sweet, delicious but quick and easy to prepare you might consider these Strawberry Cream Cheese Pastries made with puff pastry.
1 sheet ( 8 ounces package) puff pastry, thawed
3 ounces (100 grams cream cheese, room temperature 3 tablespoons (45 grams sugar
10 ounces (300 grams fresh strawberries, cut into slices 1 teaspoon (5 grams vanilla extract
1 small egg, beaten, for brushing
Powdered sugar, for serving (optional)
Preheat the oven to 400F (200C). Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
In a small bowl, beat the cream cheese until smooth. Add sugar and vanilla and mix until
Cut the sheet of puff pastry into 6 rectangles.
Use a fork to prick the centers of the rectangles, leaving 1/2 inch border unpriced around
Brush the edges with beaten egg.
Spread cream cheese mixture into the center of rectangles and arrange strawberry
Slices on top.
Bake for 1518 minutes until golden brown.
Cool completely to a wire rack. Dust with powdered sugar before serving if desired.