Introduction: Blueberry Basil and Goat Cheese Hand Pies

Picture of Blueberry Basil and Goat Cheese Hand Pies

These hand pies are super good. Probably the best blueberry pie I have ever had. The recipe can also be found at gardengirlrecipes.com.

.

Ingredients:

2 cups fresh blueberries

3 tablespoons goat cheese

3 tablespoons buttermilk

3 tablespoons honey

1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh basil

small pinch of salt

2 tablespoons flour

1 doubled recipe of pie dough

1 egg

1 tablespoon water raw sugar

Step 1: Mix Ingredients

Picture of Mix Ingredients

Combine the blueberries, goat cheese, buttermilk, honey, basil, and salt in a bowl.

Step 2: Add Flour

Picture of Add Flour

Gradually sprinkle the flour and mix until smooth. Cover and chill while you roll out the pastry.

Step 3: Roll Dough

Picture of Roll Dough

Gently roll your dough out from the center until about ⅛ inch thick on a large piece of parchment paper. Re-flour your surface as needed, continually lifting and rotating your dough to make sure no parts are sticking.

Step 4: Cut Circles

Picture of Cut Circles

Cut an even number of circles in the desired size.

Step 5: Make Egg Wash

Picture of Make Egg Wash

To make the egg wash, lightly beat the egg with the water in a small bowl.

Step 6: Add Filling

Picture of Add Filling

Top half the circles with a small amount of filling

Step 7: Brush Edges

Picture of Brush Edges

Brush edged with egg wash.

Step 8: Top Circles

Picture of Top Circles

Top with another circle.

Step 9: Seal and Vent

Picture of Seal and Vent

Seal edges by crimping with a fork and cut to vent.

Step 10: Egg Wash & Sugar

Picture of Egg Wash & Sugar

Brush top with wash and sprinkle with raw sugar.

Step 11: Bake

Picture of Bake

Bake at 400°F for 20 minutes or until golden brown on top and bottom.

Comments

reginaann (author)2016-04-29

omg yes please. going to try with blackberries too.

JesusG33k (author)2015-12-01

Great 'Ible! It'd be great though if you had the recipe on the page though.

Thanks for sharing! - Sam

About This Instructable

933views

55favorites

License:

More by Garden Girl Recipes:Broccoli, Mushroom, and Gouda QuicheThe Walking Dead Chocolate Zombie CakeZucchini Drunken Noodles
Add instructable to: