Pork Picadillo Empandas. These baked Pork Picadillo Empanadas have a ground pork filling stuffed into a refrigerated biscuit. This is the easiest empanada recipe ever. Serve with a side of salsa for an unbelievable appetizer, lunch, dinner, or gameday snack.
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Ingredients of Pork Picadillo Empandas
- You need 12 oz of ground pork butt.
- You need 2 tsp of vegetable oil.
- Prepare 1/2 oz of jalapeño minced.
- It’s 2 tsp of chili powder.
- It’s 1 tsp of ground cumin.
- Prepare 1 tsp of ground cinnamon.
- It’s 1/4 tsp of ground allspice.
- You need 2 oz of golden raisins, plumped in water.
- It’s 2 oz of sliced almonds, blanched, chopped.
- Prepare 3 tbsp of lime juice.
- You need 2 tbsp of sour cream.
- It’s to taste of Salt/ Pepper.
- You need of Empanada Dough.
- You need 6 3/4 oz of all purpose flour.
- It’s 4 oz of masa harina.
- You need 3 1/2 tsp of baking powder.
- It’s 1 tsp of salt.
- You need 4 oz of lard melted, cooled.
- Prepare 6 oz of water or as needed.
- It’s 2 of eggs.
Puerto Rican Picadillo: beef hash seasoned with sofrito. Great with rice, or as a filling for empanadas, papas rellenos and tacos! (Popular in Cuban and Latin American cuisine). My Puerto Rican recipe series continues. The first is for Puerto Rican Picadillo, which is a ground beef hash.
Pork Picadillo Empandas instructions
- Heat oil in a sauté pan to medium-high heat. Add ground pork until no longer pink. Stir in jalapeño and seasonings until most of liquid evaporates..
- Transfer to a bowl and add raisins and almonds. Season with lime juice. Fold in sour cream adding just enough to bind meat filling. Put in fridge to cool..
- To make dough blend flour, masa harina, baking powder and salt in a bowl. Add melted lard and mix by hand until moistened. Blend 4oz of water and 1 egg at a time gradually. When dough forms into a ball lightly knead until pliable..
- To assemble roll out dough into 3 in circles. Add small amount of filling, about a 1/2 oz to middle. Brush edges with egg wash, fold in half and seal seams with a fork. Transfer to parchment lined pans and refrigerate until ready to fry.
- Heat oil in a deep 2 1/2 in pan or deep fryer to 350. Add empanadas to hot oil and fry both sides until golden brown. Drain on paper towels. Serve hot with pico de gallo or salsa..
These Latin-spiced turnovers are filling enough to be a main dish. Serve with a tossed salad of lettuce, avocado slices, and orange wedges. Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. In this pork empanada recipe, we will be making pork picadillo, which be stuffed into our homemade empanada dough. Here's the good news, making empanada dough does not need to be all-manual and labor intensive.