Feta-Herb Puff Pastry Wedges

Feta-Herb Puff Pastry Wedges

Reach for store-bought pesto to make these five-ingredient appetizers packed with loads of Italian flavor.

Prep Time

05

Minutes

Total Time

1:05

Hr:Mins

Makes

32

appetizers

1
sheet frozen puff pastry (from 17.3-oz package)
1/4
cup basil pesto
1/3
cup crumbled feta cheese
2
tablespoons pine nuts
2
tablespoons coarsely chopped fresh basil leaves
  1. Let puff pastry stand at room temperature 40 minutes to thaw.
  2. Heat oven to 400°F. Unfold pastry on work surface. Using pastry brush, brush pesto evenly over all of pastry, including edges. Cut pastry into 16 squares; cut each square in half diagonally, making 32 triangles.
  3. Lightly spray 2 large cookie sheets with cooking spray. Gently arrange pastry wedges on cookie sheets. Sprinkle with cheese and nuts.
  4. Bake 5 minutes. Reduce oven temperature to 350°F. Bake 8 to 10 minutes, until edges are golden brown. Top wedges with basil. Serve warm.
Makes 32 appetizers
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Kitchen Tips
Puff pastry is made of hundreds of layers of chilled butter and pastry dough. As it bakes, the moisture in the butter creates steam, causing the dough to puff and separate into hundreds of flaky layers.
Use a kitchen scissors to coarsely chop the basil leaves.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Appetizer)
  • Calories 60
    • (Calories from Fat 40),
  • Total Fat 4 1/2g
    • (Saturated Fat 1 1/2g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 10mg;
  • Sodium 55mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 4g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 0g),
  • Protein 1g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 0 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;
    • 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 0;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.