Pesto Palmers Recipe


Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time20 Min
Ready In30 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexJust EnjoyServings2
MethodMain Ingredient
Interest Group


 Puff pastry sheet1⁄2 Pound, Defrosted (Commercially Prepared Variety)
 Pesto3 Tablespoon, prepared (Use Homemade Or Commercially Prepared)
 Grated parmesan cheese/Grated pecorino cheese3 Tablespoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 670 Calories from Fat 426

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 47 g72.7%

Saturated Fat 14.2 g70.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 19.8 mg

Sodium 1088.7 mg45.4%

Total Carbohydrates 40 g13.4%

Dietary Fiber 2.8 g11%

Sugars 3 g

Protein 17 g33.9%

Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C

Calcium 25% Iron 1.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Preheat the oven to 400°.
Working gendy but quickly, unfold the puff pastry sheet.
If you don't handle it too much and your counter is dry, you can ignore the recommendations on the back of the box and dispense with the floured board and the rolling pin.
Spread the pesto and sprinkle the cheese evenly onto the sheet of pastry.
Curl the two longer edges up and roll them inward to meet in the middle.
Dip your fingers in water and lightly dampen the pastry between the two rolls, then press them together along the seam.
The pastry will now be a long rectangle.
Cut it into 1/2-inch-thick slices, and place them flat on an ungreased baking sheet (the slices will be heart-shaped).
Bake for about 20 minutes, or until the pastries are puffed and golden.
Serve immediately.