flaky pastry


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flaky pastry

n
(Cookery) a rich pastry in the form of very thin layers, used for making pies, small cakes, etc
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flaky pastry

nBlätterteig m
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flaky pastry

n (Culin) → pasta sfoglia
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As regular readers know only too well, I'm seriously hacked off by the standard of this stuff and, if I see one more microwaved flaky pastry crash helmet appearing from a kitchen, I'll start practising a knife-throwing act with the nearest available chef as my glamorous assistant.
Little did I know when I was flunking cakemaking classes all those years ago that my inability to get my flaky pastry to rise would blight my children's futures.
Greggs chicken bakes Exclusive to Iceland, PS1.79 THE pack of two offers bite-size chicken breast pieces in a creamy white sauce encased by flaky pastry.
Delightfully tasty wrapped in flaky pastry; it's a recipe for success.
It's essentially a crispy pizza on an especially light and flaky pastry base, with any reasonable toppings you could consider plonked on top.
The cleaner must have had an off day, so when a fella off the telly and I arrived to do our show, we found ourselves knee deep in flaky pastry, finely minced sausage and dregs of beer.
Now it has been revealed that sales of the flaky pastry delight have given both businesses a boost.
Pressing scraps together and rerolling them isn't a recipe for flaky pastry. But there's no reason you can't cut strips that you twist and dust with cheese to make cheese straws.
Flaky pastry wraps up a delicious mixture of mushroom and lentils, served with a sweet cranberry sauce.
Buttery, flaky pastry forms the base for their quiches, whereas I make my own rather peculiar pastry, but which has been made by me and been deemed delicious over the years by many.
This classic pie includes a flaky pastry crust, billowy whippedcream topping and, of course, a silky, aromatic, sweet-tart custard filling.
The [pounds sterling]1 sausage roll, made with Quorn sausages encased in dairy-free flaky pastry launched at more than 900 shops across the country.