Sunday, April 4, 2010

Pogačice- Butter Puffs (Serbian=Погачице)


2 sticks butter (softened)
250 g feta cheese
250g flour
2 tbsp baking powder
salt to taste

1 egg yolk
sesame seeds

Combine butter, cheese, flour, baking powder and salt in a bowl and using a mixer, make he dough.

Preheat the oven to 400F.

Sprinkle some flour on a clean and dry kitchen counter. Stretch the dough with a rolling pin to about 1cm thickness. Then use cookie cutters to cut circular shapes out.

Roll out the remaining part of the dough and repeat this process until you run out.

Arrange the pastries in a pre greased pan.

Spread the egg yolk over the pastries and sprinkle sesame seeds.

Bake at 400F for about 15 minutes.

You can also see Svetlana's butter puffs here.

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  1. Great pictures, those look yummy:)

  2. These look *so* good. Thanks for the recipe! I think I need to try these soon.

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