Home    Subscribe    Contact    Login
Submit your recipes for a share of ad revenue - click 'write for us'

Blue Cheese, Pumpkin and Spinach Wellington

by sarah (follow)
Pastry (8)      Pumpkin (5)      Spinach (5)      wellington (1)      vegeterian (1)      bluecheese (1)     
This is a great dish for vegetarians or people like me who sometimes just like to take a break from meat!

I love the combination of the flavours and anything with pastry is a winner for me. The crunch of the walnuts gives it a great texture mixed in with the delicious melted cheese.

Make sure you get the mild blue cheese as it tends to overpower otherwise. A great dish for entertaining as well.

Preparation Time: 20 minutes
Cooking Time: 30 minutes
Makes: 2-3 servings



Ingredients
400g pumpkin, peeled and chopped in to 2cm pieces
150g baby spinach leaves
2 sheets of shortcrust pastry, thawed
2 cloves of garlic, thinly sliced
100g MILD blue cheese, crumbled
1/2 cup of grated mozerella cheese
1/2 cup chopped walnuts, toasted
1 egg, lightly whisked



Method
Preheat oven to 240 C. Line a baking tray with baking paper. Place pumpkin on the tray. Spray with oil and season. Bake for 10 minutes until just tender. Remove from oven.
Reduce oven temperature to 220 C. Place spinach in a colander in the sink, pour over a kettle of boiling water. When cool enough to handle, squeeze excess liquid from spinach.
Join pastry sheets together to make a rectangle. Use rolling pin to roll out pastry slightly larger. Cut a 5cm strip from one of the long sides and reserve for decoration.
Lightly toast walnuts in a frying pan over low heat.
Combine spinach, pumpkin, garlic, cheeses and walnuts in a large bowl.
Place spinach mixture along centre of pastry lengthwise. Fold in short sides and then long sides to enclose. Press down on the ends to seal.
Place the Wellington seam-side down on a baking tray (with baking paper). Cut out leaves or other design from reserved pastry and place along the top of the roll. Brush with egg.
Bake for 20 minutes or until pastry is golden. Stand for 15 minutes.

Serve with salad.


Categories
#pastry
#wellington
#vegeterian
#bluecheese
#pumpkin
#spinach
I like this Recipe - 2
[ print friendly ]
Share: email  facebook  twitter
More Recipes by sarah
The best muffin flavour EVER! I am addicted to strawberry and passionfruit, so for me this recipe co...
1312 views
This delicious slice combines two of my favourite desserts in to one heavenly bite, cheesecake and...
593 views
These raw almond bites are a piece of heaven
341 views
This dessert is made like a tiramisu but reminds me more of a trifle
1487 views
There is nothing better than the smell of bread baking in the oven and especially when it's filled w...
198 views
This is one of my favourite meals to whip up during the week as it takes hardly any time to prepare ...
123 views
view all recipes by sarah
Articles by sarah on Other Hubs
ID: 34283
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Recipes
Why deep fry when you can bake your schnitzel in the oven with excellent results! If you don'...
46759 views
Sometimes your average hot dogs can get a little boring
15853 views
A gorgeous chocolate mud cake with an orange twist
4502 views
Since my discovery that Lilli Pilli fruits (also known as Riberries) are indeed edible, I have b...
by Lucy
9452 views
This recipe is one of my Nan's - a total childhood favourite! Preparation Time: 10 minutes C...
9479 views
A quick and tasty treat, able to be whipped up in a few minutes if the treat stockpile mysterious di...
6485 views
Serve these Easy Cheese Sticks with your favourite dips
3060 views
Light and fluffy Milo flavoured cookies that make a perfect for a lunch box treat
3307 views
These bite sized mini choc chip muffins are perfect for the kids to make and add into their lunch bo...
1611 views
This fondant recipe from Michelle Foster is almost fail-proof for the beginner cake decorators like ...
511 views
Categories
Dinner (157)
Lunch (140)
Dessert (130)
Healthy (145)
Easy (142)
Quick (90)
Family (72)
Snack (110)
Baking (86)
Chicken (79)
Treat (74)
Fruit (58)
Vegan (57)
Cake (54)
Salad (53)
Party (44)
Cookie (36)
Raw (36)
Eggs (35)
Kids (34)
Simple (34)
Cheese (32)
Sweet (27)
Toddler (27)
Fish (25)
Pasta (23)
Banana (22)
Biscuit (22)
Lemon (22)
Picnic (20)
Sweets (19)
Apple (18)
Drinks (18)
Snacks (18)
Juice (17)
Egg (17)
Avocado (16)
Soup (15)
Bread (14)
Orange (14)
Slice (14)
Cupcake (14)
Tuna (13)
Jam (12)
Featured on Other Hubs
 
Copyright 2012-2017 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version