Cooking Time :55 minutes Serves 4
This is a less usual name given to apple dumplings, when the apples are filled with marmalade or apricot jam and enclosed in puff pastry.When cooked , dredge the dumpling with caster sugar.
Make puff pastry (recipe is given below).With 225 g/8 oz (2 cups) flour etc.Roll out until paper thin.Cut into 4 squares which should be sufficiently large to close the apples.
Peel and core 4 cooking (baking) apples .Place the apple in the center of each piece of pastry.
Fill the centre of the apples with jam or marmalade.Moisten the edges of the pastry, bring up around the apples seal the edges
.If any pastry is left ,decorate the dumplings with the leaves of the pastry..Brush with lightly whisked egg white.
Bake in the center of a hot oven, 220 °C/425°F Gas mark 7, for 20 minutes , then reduce the heat to 180°C/350°F Gas mark 4, for 35 minutes.
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