Prep 30 mins
Cook 15 mins
A great little appetizer
- 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
- 1 1⁄2 cups flour
- 1⁄2 cup butter
- 3 tablespoons butter, softened
- 1⁄2 lb mushroom, sliced
- 1 large onion, minced
- 1⁄4 cup sour cream
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 2 tablespoons flour
- 1⁄4 cup basil, minced
- 1 egg, beaten
- About two hours before serving, process cream cheese, flour and ½ cup of butter in a food processor till smooth.
- Shape into a ball, wrap and refrigerate for at least one hour.
- In skillet over medium heat, cook mushrooms and onions in 3 tbsp butter till tender.
- Add salt, basil and flour, stir together, add sour cream. Stir until thickened. Set aside.
- On a floured surface with a floured rolling pin, roll half of dough 1/8-inch thick.
- With floured 2½-inch round cookie cutter, cut out as many circles as possible.
- Repeat with other half of dough.
- Preheat oven to 450°F.
- Onto one-half of each dough circle, place a tsp of mushroom mixture.
- Brush edges of circle with some egg; fold dough over filling.
- With fork, firmly press edges together to seal; prick tops.
- Place turnovers on un-greased cookie sheet; brush with remaining egg.
- Bake 12 to 15 minutes till golden. Serve warm.