Cherry turnovers with puff pastry is our current topic. It’s very easy since today we will work with the pug pastry, and the filling is also very simple. So if you have some chilled puff pastry or cherries in your fridge, go and make such a great dessert looking like the one made in one of the Parisian bakeries.
The puff pastry was invented in the late seventeenth century by french artist Claude Laurent, one of the greatest masters of a classical landscape. The puff pastry can be yeast or fresh one. Anyway, in addition to flour, its main component is fat of different kinds (usually - butter, sometimes - margarine). Dough lamination is achieved due to the contents of individual layers of fat that at room temperature no longer be liquid.
During the preparation of thin layers alternate with layers of fat, resulting dough is rolled and folded several times in order to increase the number of layers. Preparation of such a dough is a very time consuming activity, as it should be rolled out very thin and without any tears. The dough should be cool, so it is chilled upon the completion of each layer.
Fortunately, it is possible to buy a ready-made but frozen puff pastry in almost any supermarket and use it at your own discretion, that is, for the baking at home. By the way, confectioners refer to as "puff" not only cakes, but also the puff pastry. For example, "to make puff" means nothing else but to make a puff pastry.
Puff pastry is not that healthy as the stuffing. And toady we have cherry turnovers with puff pastry. Cherry is a very healthy ingredient as contains a lot of extremely health-enhancing substances. Pulp, for example, is rich with antibacterial agents. Coloring pigment anthocyanin fills the pulp evenly, so it has an excellent digestibility. Coumarin contained in cherries is a substance that lowers blood clotting. Therefore, the cherry is used to prevent any complications of atherosclerosis in blood.
Furthermore, cherries contain magnesium, cobalt, iron pigments, as well as vitamins C, B1 and B6. Moreover, cherries can excrete nitrogenous waste products from your body, it helps with mental diseases, arthritis as a mild laxative and expectorant. Recent studies have also found that cherries contain ellagic acid, which blocks the formation of cancer cells, and thus prevents the growth of cancer tumors and their development. So cherry filling is not only delicious but also rather healthy.
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