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fish tacos in puff pastry

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Pat Duran
Las Vegas, NV

Pepperidge Farms says,"Who needs tortillas for tacos? These delectable puff pastry packets are filled with brightly flavored fish and are ready to be topped with your favorite taco toppings.. be creative and enjoy!" This look so tempting -I knew it would tempt you too!

(2 ratings)
yield 8 servings
prep time 20 Min
cook time 20 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For fish tacos in puff pastry

  • 1 md
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 2 Tbsp
    fresh chopped cilantro leaves
  • 1 clove
    garlic, minced
  • 1 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 1 lb
    tilapia or other firm white fish fillets, cut into large pieces
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • all purpose flour, for work surface
  • 17.3 oz
    package of pepperidge farm puff pastry sheets, thawed
  • toppings:
    sour cream, salsa, guacamole, shredded cabbage and/or chopped onion

How To Make fish tacos in puff pastry

  • 1
    Heat oven to 400^. Grate the zest and squeeze the juice from the lime. Beat the egg and water in a small bowl with a fork. Stir in the lime juice, lime zest. cilantro, garlic and oil in a medium bowl. Add the fish and toss to coat. season with the salt and pepper.
  • 2
    Sprinkle the flour on the work surface. Unfold 1 pastry sheet on the flour. Roll into a 12 inch square. Cut into four-6 inch squares. Repeat with the remaining pastry sheet.
  • 3
    Divide the fish mixture among the bottom halves of the pastry squares. Brush the sides edges of the pastry squares with the egg mixture. Fold the pastry down over the filling and press the sides to seal, leaving the bottom unsealed. Place the pastries onto 2 baking sheets.
  • 4
    Bake for 20 minutes or until the pastries are golden brown and the fish mixture is cooked through. Let the pastries cool on the baking sheets on wire racks for 5 minutes. Top with the assorted toppings you desire. Enjoy these delicate morsels.