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Apple Foldovers

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Apple foldovers are apple and pecan filled puff pastry dessert. Prepared with baked pastries, filled with a cooked lemon apple and nut filling, the apple foldovers are best served warm with sugar sprinkled on top.
  Basic puff pastry 1 (1 recipe)
  Egg yolk 1
  Water 1 Teaspoon
  Peeled sliced apples 6 Cup (96 tbs)
  Firmly packed brown sugar 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Chopped pecans 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Butter/Margarine 3 Tablespoon, melted
  Lemon juice 1 1⁄2 Tablespoon
  Cornstarch 2 Teaspoon
  Powdered sugar 1 Tablespoon

Roll pastry into a 17 x 13 inch rectangle.
Cut pastry into 4 inch squares; place squares on ungreased baking sheets.
Combine egg yolk and water; brush edges of pastry with yolk mixture.
Fold each square of pastry into a triangle; press edges of foldovers together with a fork.
Bake at 425° for 13 to 15 minutes or until foldovers are puffed and golden brown.
Let foldovers cool on a wire rack.
Combine apples, brown sugar, pecans, butter, lemon juice, and cornstarch in a medium saucepan, stirring until cornstarch dissolves; bring to a boil.
Reduce heat to low; cook, uncovered, about 10 minutes or until apples are tender.
Slice foldovers in half horizontally, not cutting completely through long side of pastry.
Spoon hot filling into foldovers; sprinkle tops with powdered sugar

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2468 Calories from Fat 1141

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 132 g203.1%

Saturated Fat 34.1 g170.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 281.8 mg93.9%

Sodium 257 mg10.7%

Total Carbohydrates 329 g109.8%

Dietary Fiber 25.2 g100.8%

Sugars 251.5 g

Protein 18 g36.3%

Vitamin A 34.9% Vitamin C 69%

Calcium 27.9% Iron 36.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Apple Foldovers Recipe