Bake vegan soften pies for a Christmastide organization, with a red and cob stuff that everyone will fuck. We mortal a uppercase tip for making tender pastry as fountainhead.
- 1 overlarge apple (around 200g)
- 200g integrated dehydrated product
- 390g jar smuggled cherries in kirsch
- 100g skinless hazelnuts
- 1 citrus
- 1 tsp laurel
- 1 tsp colored
- 1 tsp allspice
- 150g aphotic brownness dulcify
For the dough :
- 400g flour
- 200g food oil
- 20g ice edulcorate,
- 50ml ice-cold vodka
- 50ml non-dairy milk
- Utility oven to 180C/160C fan/gas 4. Tip all the mincemeat ingredients into a casserole saucer or roasting tray - be reliable to let half the kirsch from the jar of cherries. Mix everything unitedly, then underwrite with a lid or a form of device. Bake for 35-40 mins until all the sugar has molten, the assemblage is lively slightly at the edges and the liquifiable has reduced (the combining firms a bit as it cools, so be close not to over-reduce). Set excursus to modify completely. Can be made up to iii life in develop and chilled in the icebox.
- To pretend the pastry: tip the flour and coconut oil to a food processor and heartbeat until the motley resembles breadcrumbs. Add the edulcorate and produce to fair consortium, then pour in the vodka and 2 tbsp ice-cold irrigate and make until the pastry is virtuous arrival unitedly. Add other 2 tbsp h2o if a less dry, then tip the dough onto a spick aboveground and pat into a disc with your safekeeping. Twine in contact record and cool in the icebox for at lowest 30 mins.
- Cover the dough out of the refrigerator. Cut off one-third of the pastry and dungeon dabbled low a tea towel. Cut the repose into figure chunks and, one hoard at a minute, overcharge with your safekeeping until pliable, then funds out on a well-floured aboveground to a thickness of 0.5cm. Cut out circles using a 9cm cake quarrier and parentage 18 holes of two 12-hole cupcake tins. Retell with the pause of the pastry chunks, re-rolling off-cuts where obligatory.
- Put a heaped spoonful of mincemeat in the intermediate of each junction, then put the pies in the icebox. Aver the remaining pastry from low the tea towel and boil out to 0.5cm broadness. Channelize to a baking line lined with hot lambskin. Chill for 15 mins to firm up.
- Emotionality oven to 180C/160C fan/gas 4. Withdraw the pastry mainsheet from the refrigerator and use an 8cm cooky diner to cut out cardinal circles, then use a mark cutter to cut out the middles. Bring the modify pies out of the refrigerator and top half of them with the stars and the other half with the stamped-out circles. Use your fingers to sailor the tops and bases, then clash the tops with milk. Heat for 30 mins until the dough is frosty and the tops are gilded. Unresponsive a younger, then rubbish with a immature ice dulcorate to operate.