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Ham spirals

Ham spirals

These puff pastry spirals made with smoked ham are delicious and quick to make.

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Last modified on: September 7th 2018

For 20 spirals, you will need:

How long does it take?

PreparationRestingCookingStart to finish
18 min.30 min.10 min.58 min.
Preservation: 1 or 2 days in an airtight tin.
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Step by step recipe

Stage 1
3 min.
Ham spirals : Photo of step #1 Roll out 200 g Puff or flaky pastry (pâte feuilletée) into a rectangle.

If you are using a bought, ready-rolled circle, trim a little off the edges.

glaze all the top.
Stage 2
5 min.
Ham spirals : Photo of step #2 Cover the pastry with slices of ham but avoid overlapping them as far as possible.

Pepper.
Stage 3
3 min.
Ham spirals : Photo of step #3 Roll up the pastry...
Stage 4
Ham spirals : Photo of step #4 ...gently into a...
Stage 5
30 min.
Ham spirals : Photo of step #5 ...cylinder.

Stick down the end of the pastry (the last inch or 2 centimeters) using a little beaten egg as "glue".

Chill in the freezer for 15 minutes (or 30 minutes in the fridge) to firm up the pastry and make the roll easier to cut.
Stage 6
2 min.
Ham spirals : Photo of step #6 After this time, preheat the oven to 220°C (430°F).

Glaze the roll.
Stage 7
5 min.
Ham spirals : Photo of step #7 Then cut into slices about 5 mm (1/4 inch) thick...
Stage 8
Ham spirals : Photo of step #8 ...and arrange these on a baking sheet.

Don't worry if the slices aren't perfectly round at this stage, they will swell as they cook and regain their shape.
Stage 9
10 min.
Ham spirals : Photo of step #9 Bake until nicely browned (about 10 minutes). Best served hot or warm.

Remarks

The spirals can be cooked beforehand and reheated quickly in the oven.

You can vary the type of ham, or even use smoked salmon instead.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
140735 gr66 gr111 gr
70 %14 %6 %17 %
Per 100 g
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
3809 gr18 gr30 gr
19 %4 %2 %5 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories by day for a woman (change to a man).

How much will it cost?

For 20 spirals : 2.91 €
Per spirals : 0.15 €

Note : These prices are only approximate.

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Source: Home made.
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Puff or flaky pastry (pâte feuilletée)Puff or flaky pastry (pâte feuilletée): You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Rustic chicken and mushroom pie, Chicken and mushroom pie, Caramelised apple pie, Epiphany galette, Apple Strudel, ... All
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PepperPepper: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Eggs Comtoise, Pork chops in the oven, Pan-fried salmon with white cabbage, Cretan salad, Bread with Tomato , ... All

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