Usually, pop-tarts have a sugary filling sealed inside two layers of thin, rectangular pastry crust. Or we can call it hand pies. They are designed to be warmed inside a toaster or microwave oven. They can have either sweet or savory fillings and can be shaped in circles, rectangles or semi-circle shapes. It is easy to cook for dinners or snacks on the go and you can fill them with virtually anything. Here are the recipes!
Use up your tomato bounty in more unique ways, hence these adorable (and delicious) hand pies. Cherry tomatoes are topped with burrata and encased in flaky pastry. With the only tomatoes as the main ingredients of fillings, it just gives the crunchy and fresh tomato taste in a bite.
These turned out really really yummy. They definitely didn’t last long in the house. The outside is basically delicious pie crust, and the inside is a melt-in-your-mouth mixture of smoked gouda, cheddar, and cream cheese with just the right amount of jalapeño kick. You can, of course, add more or less jalapeño depending on your heat preference. These make great snacks to have around for guests during the stay at home.
Broccoli, Ham, and Cheese Pop Tarts prepared in 30 minutes and that makes a comforting meal or snack on the go. They are a fun alternative to snacks at home. It contains a savory filling sealed in between thin layers of pastry crust.
Your family will love these savory hand pies! Mashed potatoes, sausage, and cheese is baked inside flaky pie crust for the ultimate handheld dinner. Also, You can make up these savory hand pies in advance for the next day’s snacks. Simply roll out, fill and seal the pastries. Then loosely cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate until you are ready to bake them.
Quick and easy Creamy Chicken Taco Hand Pies feature a savory mixture of diced chicken, cream cheese, taco seasoning, and fresh cilantro folded inside crescent roll dough and topped with crunchy crushed tortilla chips.
The tasty appetizer or side to serve this holiday season. These flaky vegan hand pies are filled with a savory pumpkin and zucchini filling plus vegan cheese and are so easy to make. All you have to do is roast up some veggies, mix them with vegan cheese, pop them into some rolled out puffed pastry and bake them into little hand pies.
Okay, which one is your favorite? Staying at home didn’t mean you just do nothing. Try to cook the recipes above and spend your quality time with your family while eating the pop-tarts above.