Spanish Beef Empanadas

Recetas del Señor Señor
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Spanish Beef Empanadas
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Description

This Spanish recipe is a great main dish for any occasion. Tender ground beed mixed with peppers, and carrots create a sweet and salty taste. Every bite has a creamy and buttery texture, while the dough implants a colorful brown element to the dish.

Ingredients

  • 240 milliliters hot water
  • 20 grams yeast
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 500 grams bread flour
  • salt
  • 1 onions
  • 1 green bell pepper
  • 1 red bell pepper
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • 1 carrots
  • 500 grams ground beef
  • 4 tablespoons tomato sauce
  • ground black pepper
  • 100 grams white cheddar cheese
  • 1 eggs

Directions

  1. 1Bloom the yeast in hot water mixed with 2 tablespoons of oil. Mix well in a glass. Set aside.
  2. 2Add the flour to a bowl. Add 1 tablespoon of salt and mix well. Incorporate the yeast mixture. Knead the dough until a it becomes smooth, about 10 to 12 minutes by hand or 5 minutes by stand mixer.
  3. 3Place the kneaded dough into a bowl, cover with a kitchen towel and place in a warm spot to rise 1 hour.
  4. 4Preheat the oven at 200 degrees Celsius.
  5. 5Add the remaining oil to a skillet on low heat. Add the onion, bell peppers, garlic, and carrot. Saute for 5 minutes.
  6. 6Add the ground beef and saute another 3 minutes.
  7. 7Add the tomato sauce and a pinch of salt and black pepper to taste. Simmer for 5 minutes and set aside.
  8. 8Knead the dough for 1 minute. Cut the dough in half.
  9. 9Roll out one half of the dough to 1/2-centimeter thickness. Put on a piece of parchment paper on top of a baking sheet.
  10. 10Cover the dough with the empanada filling and cheddar cheese. Leave a small border on all sides of the dough.
  11. 11Roll out the other half of the dough to the same size and add on top forming the empanada. Seal the empanada using a fork. Poke a hole in the top so that the empanada does not puff too much.
  12. 12Brush the top with beaten egg and place on a baking sheet.
  13. 13Bake for 40 minutes until browned.
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NutritionView more

990Calories
Sodium23%DV540mg
Fat65%DV42g
Protein98%DV50g
Carbs35%DV104g
Fiber28%DV7g

PER SERVING *

Calories990Calories from Fat380
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat42g65%
Saturated Fat15g75%
Trans Fat1.5g
Cholesterol165mg55%
Sodium540mg23%
Potassium840mg24%
Protein50g98%
Calories from Fat380
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate104g35%
Dietary Fiber7g28%
Sugars5g10%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.