Potato and Spinach Hand Pies

These flaky hand pies filled with spinach and potatoes are a quick and savory meal.

  • prep time 25 min
  • total time 40 min
  • ingredients 11
  • servings 12

Ingredients

8
small Yukon Gold potatoes, cut into quarters
1/2
teaspoon salt
1
teaspoon olive oil
1/2
cup chopped red onion
1
cup Green Giant™ frozen chopped spinach (thawed)
1/2
cup chicken broth
1/4
cup half-and-half
1/8
teaspoon ground nutmeg
Salt and pepper to taste
2
cans (8 oz each) Pillsbury™ Crescent Recipe Creations® refrigerated seamless dough sheet
1
egg, beaten
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Line large cookie sheet with foil or cooking parchment paper.
  • 2 In 2-quart saucepan, place potatoes and enough water to cover. Add 1/2 teaspoon salt. Heat to boiling; cook 6 to 10 minutes or until tender. Drain.
  • 3 Meanwhile, in 10-inch skillet, heat oil over medium heat. Cook onion in oil 5 to 7 minutes, stirring occasionally, until softened. Add spinach and broth. Cook 2 minutes, stirring frequently, until broth is absorbed.
  • 4 In medium bowl, mash potatoes, onion mixture and half-and-half with potato masher or spoon. Add nutmeg, salt and pepper.
  • 5 Unroll dough on lightly floured work surface. Using 3 1/2-inch round cookie cutter, cut 6 rounds from each dough sheet. (Reroll scraps and cut additional rounds, if desired.) Lightly brush rounds with egg.
  • 6 Spoon 1 heaping tablespoon potato mixture on half of each round. Fold other half over filling; press edges with fingers or fork to seal. Lightly brush tops with egg. Place on cookie sheet.
  • 7 Bake 10 to 15 minutes or until golden brown. Serve warm.
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