Rhubarb And Red Currant Fingers Recipe

Rhubarb And Redcurrant Fingers makes the best to add to your party menu. It is the rich and royale flavors of redcurrant jelly and rhubarb that add to the yum factor of the Rhubard and Redcurrant Fingers. Just give this jelly dessert a try.

Summary

Difficulty LevelEasyHealth IndexAverage
CuisineCourse
Main Ingredient

Ingredients

 Rhubarb stick6
 Plain flour8 Ounce (225 Gram, 2 Cups)
 Hard margarine4 Ounce, cut into pieces (100 Gram, 1/2 Cup)
 Caster sugar2 Ounce (50 Gram, 1/4 Cup)
 Egg1 , separated
 Cold water1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Red currant jelly30 Milliliter (2 Tablespoon)
 Custard/Plain yogurt125 Gram (Individual Pots For Serving)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2320 Calories from Fat 1015

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 114 g175.5%

Saturated Fat 23 g115.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 255.6 mg85.2%

Sodium 424.9 mg17.7%

Total Carbohydrates 294 g97.9%

Dietary Fiber 7.6 g30.4%

Sugars 89.6 g

Protein 30 g59.9%

Vitamin A 88.4% Vitamin C 16.2%

Calcium 28.1% Iron 11%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Directions

Scrub and trim the rhubarb to 30 cm/12 in sticks.
Discard any that are wooden or stringy; young, tender rhubarb is best.
Put the flour in a bowl and rub in the margarine until the mixture resembles breadcrumbs.
Stir in 25 g/1 oz/2 tbsp of the sugar.
Mix with the egg yolk and enough water to form a firm dough.
Knead gently on a lightly floured surface and roll out to a 46 X 33 cm/18 X 13 in rectangle.
Brush with the redcurrant jelly.
Cut the pastry into six equal lengths, 7.5 cm/3 in wide.
Place a rhubarb stick on top of each.
Fold the pastry over and press the edges well together to seal.
Knock up with the back of a knife and transfer to a lightly greased baking (cookie) sheet.
Brush with the lightly beaten egg white, then sprinkle with the remaining sugar.
Bake in a preheated oven at 200°C/400°F/gas mark 6 for about 20-25 minutes until golden brown and the rhubarb is tender.
Leave to cool, then cut each stick into three pieces.
Transport in an airtight container.
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