Current Location:

National

Localise Me


Beefy Sausage Roll

sausage-rolls-400.jpg
.
Makes

8

Portions
.Suitable for freezing
. Preparation

20

minutes
.

23

minutes cooking time
.200 C°, 400 F°, Gas Mark 6

Ingredients

  • ½ tbsp olive oil
  • ½ small red onion, chopped 
  • ¼ tsp fresh thyme leaves
  • 1 slice bread, crusts removed
  • 110 g (4 oz) minced beef
  • 1 ½  tbsp tomato chutney 
  • 2 tbsp grated Parmesan
  • 225 g (8 oz) shortcrust pastry 
  • 1 egg, beaten with a pinch of salt
  • salt and pepper, to season 

Method

  1. Put the oil in a small frying pan, add the onion and sauté for 5 minutes, until soft.
  2. Stir in the thyme and set aside.
  3. Put the bread in a food processor and whiz to crumbs.
  4. Add the onion, beef, chutney and Parmesan plus salt and pepper, and whiz again to combine.
  5. Pre-heat the oven.
  6. Roll out the pastry into two rectangles 12 cm x 18 cm (5 in x 7 in) and about 2 mm (1/16 in) thick.
  7. Halve the meat mixture and roll into two sausages each 18 cm (7 in) long.
  8. Put one in the centre of each piece of pastry and brush the edges of the pastry with egg.
  9. Fold the edges over to enclose the meat.
  10.  Cut each roll into four with a sharp knife (wipe knife between each cut) and put the rolls on to a baking sheet, seam side down.
  11. Brush the rolls with egg and cut two small slits in the top of each roll.
  12. Bake the rolls for 16â-18 minutes, until the pastry is golden brown.
  13. Use a fish slice or palette knife to transfer the rolls to a cooling rack.
  14. Most delicious when served warm, but can be served cold.

The rolls will keep in the fridge for up to 2 days. Can be reheated gently in an oven pre-heated to 100ºC /215ºF /Gas 1/4/Fan 80ºC for 8â-10 minutes.

Annabel Karmel MBE

Annabel Karmel MBE

Mother of three Annabel Karmel continues to reign as the UK's No.1 children's cookery author, best-selling international author, and a leading expert on devising delicious, nutritious meals for babies, children and families.

Since launching with The Complete Baby and Toddler Meal Planner 25 years ago – a book which has become the 2nd best-selling non-fiction hardback of all time - Annabel has written 43 books selling over four million copies worldwide.

Coupled with a vast digital following, recipe apps, cookbook-inspired supermarket food ranges and menus in some of the world's top leisure resorts and hotels, Annabel has become a leading pillar for parents who want to give their growing family the very best start in life. Because of this she was awarded an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours for her outstanding work in the field of child nutrition in 2006.

Whilst remaining a regular media commentator on children's food issues, Annabel is recognised as one of the UK's leading female entrepreneurs, becoming an inspirational role model for other rising stars, business start-ups, women in business and parents returning to work.

Cranberry Granola

Cranberry Granola

This delicious granola is very versatile. You can have it for breakfast with milk. This Christmas recipe is also very good on its own as a snack or layered with yoghurt, honey and fruit.

Chicken with Summer Vegetables Recipe

Chicken with Summer Vegetables Recipe

Annabel's Classic Chicken with Summer Vegetables...

Lemon Souffle

Lemon Souffle

A gorgeous Light and fluffy summer pudding

Jeweled Cupcakes

Jeweled Cupcakes

Let your party girls create their own jewelled cupcakes, topped with a swirl of icing and a variety of ‘gems’. You could use ready-made buttercream instead of the Cream Cheese Icing, if you prefer.

20% OFF PERSONALISED SCHOOL LABELS

20% OFF PERSONALISED SCHOOL LABELS

School is about your kids losing themselves in learning; not about losing their supplies.

With Stuck On You, you can ensure nothing ever goes missing again—from clothes and shoes through to drink bottles and lunchboxes. For a limited time, take 20% off the entire range of Stuck On You labels!

Explore Learning

Explore Learning

Since 2001, Explore Learning have helped over 200,000 children to excel academically, reach their potential and achieve the best possible results.

Mapped to the school curriculum, we ensure children progress academically and develop socially, changing their attitude towards learning.