Strawberry Lemon Turnovers

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by Mirj

These are easy to make thanks to commercial puff pastry.

Top Review by Get Smart

Mirj these were super! (I only made one change I dropped the sugar quantity by half - family preference.) The second time I made them I added finely chopped apple to the filling mixture and they turned out great too.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Mix together 1/2 cup strawberries, 6 tablespoons sugar, water, cornstarch, and lemon juice in a small saucepan.
  2. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly for five minutes.
  3. Remove from the heat and add the remaining berries and lemon zest.
  4. Let cool to room temperature.
  5. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees.
  6. Roll out the puff pastry sheets until they are about 1/8 inch thick.
  7. Cut out twelve 3-4 inch circles with a cookie cutter or glass from the two rectangles.
  8. Take the twelve circles and place on ungreased cookie sheets 1 1/2 inches apart.
  9. Distribute the strawberry filling between the circles.
  10. Fold over the dough and press the edges tightly to seal.
  11. Brush the turnovers with the egg wash and sprinkle with the remaining tablespoon sugar.
  12. Bake in the preheated over for 14-18 minutes, or until golden brown.
  13. Serve hot or at room temperature.

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