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Strudel Pastry

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  White bread flour 8 Ounce (Strong, 225 Gram, 2 Cups)
  Salt 2 1⁄2 Milliliter (1/2 Teaspoon)
  Egg 1 , lightly beaten
  Sunflower oil 10 Milliliter (2 Teaspoon)
  Warm water 1⁄4 Pint (150 Milliliter, 2/3 Cup, Slightly Warm)

1. Sift the flour and salt into a mixing bowl. Make a well in the centre. Stir the egg and oil into the water, add to the flour and mix to form a sticky dough.
2. "Beat" the dough by lifting it and slapping it down on to a lightly floured surface. Continue until the dough no longer sticks to your fingers, then knead for 5 minutes until smooth and elastic. Shape into a ball, place on a dishtowel and cover with an upturned bowl. Leave to rest in a warm place for 30 minutes.
3. Lightly flour a very large clean cloth, such as a tablecloth, and roll out the dough as thinly as possible, lifting frequently to prevent it from sticking.
4. Gently stretch the dough with your hands spread out flat underneath it. Work around the dough, stretching until it is paper thin and forms a square of about 65cm/26in. Trim off the thick edges with scissors.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Holiday, Party
Sunflower Seed
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
60 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 979 Calories from Fat 165

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 19 g28.8%

Saturated Fat 3.4 g17%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 211.5 mg70.5%

Sodium 1049.5 mg43.7%

Total Carbohydrates 165 g55%

Dietary Fiber 5.4 g21.8%

Sugars 1.1 g

Protein 33 g66.9%

Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C

Calcium 6.5% Iron 16.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Strudel Pastry Recipe