Pura (Nut Pastries)

Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep
45 mins
Cook
30 mins

These take a little while to assemble but aren't difficult to make. Submitted for ZWT 9 Greece. From the Women's Day Encyclopedia of Cookery

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Mix together all ingredients except phyllo and butter.
  3. Brush half of a sheet of phyllo with meted butter fold other half over and brush with butter so that you have a piece of phyllo 7 1/2 x 12 inches. Sprinkle with 1 TBL of nut mixture. Beginning at one end roll phyllo as you would a jelly roll. Cut into halves making 2 rolls approximately 3 1/4 inches in length.
  4. Place on a greased cookie sheet (or on parchment) with smooth side of pastry up and brush with melted butter.
  5. Bake for 20 minutes or until golden brown. While hot dip into warm Cinnamon-Honey Syrup and drain. (Don't burn your fingers!).
  6. Cinnamon-Honey Syrup.
  7. Mix all ingredients together and simmer for 30 minutes. Cook only until light brown.