Garlic Herb and Salmon Empanadas

Serve these rich, smoky empanadas with a side of sour cream topped with chopped fresh chives or green onions.

  • prep time 30 min
  • total time 50 min
  • ingredients 5
  • servings 16

Ingredients

1
box Pillsbury™ refrigerated pie crusts, softened as directed on box
6
oz smoked salmon, flaked
1
package (5.2 oz) Boursin cheese with garlic and herbs
1/2
cup sour cream
1
tablespoon chopped fresh chives, if desired
  • 1 Heat oven to 425°F. Line large cookie sheet with parchment paper or spray with cooking spray. Remove pie crusts from pouches; place flat on work surface. Cut each into 4 wedge-shaped pieces.
  • 2 In small bowl, mix salmon and cheese. Spread about 2 tablespoons mixture evenly over half of each crust wedge to within 1/4 inch of edges. Brush crust edges with water. Fold untopped dough over filling, forming triangle; press edges to seal. Place on cookie sheet.
  • 3 Bake 12 to 17 minutes or until golden brown. Immediately remove from cookie sheet; place on wire rack. Cool 10 minutes.
  • 4 Spoon sour cream into small bowl; sprinkle with chives. Place bowl in center of serving platter. Cut each warm empanada in half, forming 2 triangles; arrange around bowl.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    160
    (
    Calories from Fat
    100),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    11g
    11%
    (Saturated Fat
    5g,
    5%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    20mg
    20%;
    Sodium
    250mg
    250%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    13g
    13%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Protein
    3g
    3%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    4%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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