"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > Recipes & Ingredients > Desserts, Sweets & Cookies & Candy > Pies & Pastries
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 09-04-2011, 06:31 AM   #1
Sous Chef
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Austin, TX.
Posts: 569
Turnover question

I bought frozen puff pastry, a can of poppy seed paste, and a small brick (8 oz. ?) of cream cheese. May I mix half the poppy filling with the creame cheese, then stuff the triangles of dough and bake for like, 30 minutes?

Will this work out?

Thanks, Eric Austin Tx. (Not a Baker, obviously)..

__________________

__________________
giggler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-04-2011, 07:54 AM   #2
Chef Extraordinaire
 
Zhizara's Avatar
Site Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: New Orleans, LA
Posts: 12,537
Sounds like it would be good, but I'm no baker either. Let us know if you try it and how it worked out, good or bad.
__________________

__________________

If you can't see the bright side of life, polish the dull side.
Zhizara is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-04-2011, 08:31 AM   #3
Sous Chef
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 511
puff pastry popovers work with all kinds of fillings -

one tip: preheat the oven and a baking stone - bake on the stone (with or without parchment paper - sometimes things ooze out & makes a mess....) the bottom heat from a hot stone will help a lot in cooking the bottom of the popover (ie minimizes the 'goo' factor)
__________________
dcSaute is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-05-2011, 01:05 AM   #4
Chef Extraordinaire
 
babetoo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: escondido, calif. near san diego
Posts: 14,349
i would just use the poppy seed filling. the cream cheese might melt to much you could always whip it up and serve on top. just add a touch of vanilla
__________________
"life isn't about how to survive the storm but how to dance in the rain"
babetoo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-05-2011, 02:26 PM   #5
Sous Chef
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Austin, TX.
Posts: 569
This worked very well! i will add just a bit of sugar next time.
__________________
giggler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-05-2011, 04:32 PM   #6
Head Chef
 
tinlizzie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: SW Florida
Posts: 2,003
Since Giggler seems to have produced her poppyseed turnovers successfully, I'd like to ask another question:

Would it be feasible (never mind feasible; just because it can be done doesn't mean it's a good idea); do you think it would taste good to fill some pie pastry turnovers with hot mango chutney or would it just be a waste of two good ingredients? I just finished watching two hours of "Chopped" and am feeling a little giddy.
__________________
No matter how simple it seems, it's complicated.
tinlizzie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-05-2011, 06:06 PM   #7
Sous Chef
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 511
if you put enough powdered sugar on them, you can make popovers with rocks in the middle and still get compliments. . . .

two "kinds" - savory and sweet -
it's a go for the mango chutney
__________________
dcSaute is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-07-2011, 10:18 PM   #8
Assistant Cook
 
NoraMinori's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 4
Hi,you can actually use honey instead of cream cheese..it's like hamentaschen's filling..
__________________

__________________
NoraMinori is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
None

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:43 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.