Sweet Pumpkin Empanadas

Sweet Pumpkin Empanadas

M.A. Kitchen

Savor fall with Pumpkin Empanadas, a Latin-American delight filled with spiced pumpkin.  Perfect for gatherings or a comforting snack, these turnovers bring the warmth of fall to your table. 

Step 1: Cook spiced pumpkin mixture, then mash and cool. 

Step 2: Create dough by mixing flour, sugar, butter, egg yolk, and cream; chill. 

Step 3: Shape dough into discs, add pumpkin filling, fold, seal, and braid edges. 

Step 4: Bake empanadas at 360°F (180°C) for 20-25 mins. 

Step 5: Coat warm empanadas with sugar-cinnamon mixture and enjoy. 

The perfect sweet snack  for fall!

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