Tuesday, 19 January 2010

Apple and Sesame fillo pastry parcels.

Apple and Sesame Fillo pastry parcels.-Baked to perfection, golden brown crispy fillo pastry filled with blend of piquant apples and sesame seeds. Delicately sweetened with brown sugar and gently flavoured with a hint of cinnamon. A scrumptious, fresh and healthy dessert.


Makes 6 parcels

2 crisp eating apples
1 tablespoon white sesame seeds
4 tablespoons brown sugar
½ teaspoon cinnamon spice
2 tablespoons melted butter for brushing pastry.
18 sheets fillo pastry (approx 24cmx24 cm each sheet)
1 teaspoon confectioners sugar for dusting.


1. Peel and core the apples and dice into small pieces.
2. In a bowl add the apples, sesame seeds brown sugar and cinnamon.
3. Toss till apples are coated with sesame seed and sugar mixture. Keep aside
4. Pre heat oven to 180 degrees centigrade.
5. Each parcel will need 3 sheets of fillo pastry. (Keep remainder covered with damp cloth otherwise it will dry out.)
6. Brush each fillo pastry square with melted butter and arrange three on top of one another to form a twelve pointed star.
7. Place 1/6th of the apple mixture in the centre of the pastry.
8. Gather up the pastry sides and twist to form a parcel.
9. Repeat for remaining pastry.
10. Place the 6 parcels on a baking sheet and bake for 15 mins until golden brown.
11. Remove from oven and allow to cool slightly for 3-4 minutes.
12. Transfer to serving dish and dust with confectioner’s sugar (icing sugar)

Serve with vanilla ice cream .

You may like:
Chinese spring rolls

This post has been submitted to:
Priya's Easy N Tasty Recipes-Cooking with Sesame seeds event.

Submitting to :
C.E.D.D. ~ Apples event by Raven guested hosted by simply.food.


  1. Great recipe! The parcels looks really cute:)

  2. Parcels looks really cute,would love to have some, nice click. following u



  3. Wow,This is really new to me,Parcel looks great,I wish I got one Parcel...

    Keep Rocking...

  4. Truly a delight to see, parcels looks elegant and yummy..thanks for sending to CWS..

  5. these look cute..pls i need some to be parceled to my home !!!!

  6. Sounds yummy...but i dont think fillo parcels are available here in india...can u parcel some back to me? :p


  7. Wish you can send me one too! Fillo dough should have made it crunhy and the filling soft..mmmm...


  8. Nice recipe........
    keep it up...

  9. Interesting one..really new and different one..quiet innovative...looks delicious...

  10. lovely parcels...would love ti have it with ice cream..very delectable..


  11. I am going to search for these filo pastry sheets now.. very cute!




  12. Wow....they looks cute and yummy.

  13. Cute parcels...they look delicious :)

  14. wow these luk damn tempting...perfact n flavourful pastry parcels

  15. Those phyllo parcels look darn cute:)

  16. Cute and beautiful fillo pastry...

  17. stumbled here by chance, hardly know how to cook, but your blog is very neat.

  18. looks tasty
    i need stuff
    i m gonna collect it make it
    n compare with it

  19. I love any kind of Pastries and Desserts and all yours look delicious

  20. These look fab and you make them look so easy!


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