Pasty recipes

24 Recipes

From traditional Cornish to a stunning tear & share picnic centrepiece, we've got a pastry parcel for every taste and occasion!

4.30769

(26 ratings)

These are delicious warm with salad and chutney or cold, in packed lunches. They can be baked straight from frozen, too
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

4.25

(4 ratings)

Angela Nilsen retains the taste but halves the fat of these traditional pastry bakes by using beef skirt and less butter in the pastry
  • 1 hour and 50 mins
  • More effort

4.466665

(15 ratings)

Two picnic favourites in one - try them with piccalilli or brown sauce for an extra kick
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • More effort

3.857145

(42 ratings)

Reawaken childhood memories of summer holidays with Sara Buenfeld's eat-by-the-sea favourite, the humble pasty
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • More effort

4.316665

(15 ratings)

Love it or hate it, Marmite works beautifully with cheese and onion when baked up in shortcrust parcels
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

4.666665

(12 ratings)

A puff pastry turnover is always a good way of using leftovers - adapt the recipe to whatever cheese you've got
  • 1 hour and 40 mins
  • Easy

5

(8 ratings)

Get nostalgic for childhood picnics with these springtime homemade pasties
  • 1 hour and 40 mins
  • More effort

3.77778

(9 ratings)

Delicious warm for a weekend lunch with salad, or as a lunchbox filler on Monday
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

4.714285

(7 ratings)

Mini veggie pastry parcels with oozing cheese make a great value and comforting homemade snack
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

4.52778

(9 ratings)

These easy to eat chicken and bacon pasties are perfect for on the go, lunch boxes, or a main meal
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

4

(5 ratings)

These pasties are perfect for dunking into soup - you can make them in advance too
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

4.6875

(4 ratings)

Spice up beef mince with turmeric, thyme and hot pepper sauce before folding in shortcrust pastry for a tasty dinner or lunch
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

4.75

(4 ratings)

Fill puff pastry with a mascarpone, smoked bacon, peas and Parmesan mix, shape into parcels and bake until crisp
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

0

(0 ratings)

Our buffet centrepiece is inspired by a classic Cornish pasty, but served in a new way that's perfect for a party or picnic...
  • 2 hours and 25 mins
  • More effort

4.333335

(3 ratings)

These Turkish-style pasties offer a fool-proof supper solution
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

5

(2 ratings)

Cram shortcrust pastry parcels with oozing cheese and sweet onion chutney - versatile bites with a professional finish
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

5

(2 ratings)

Teach your kids some pastry skills - and provide a lunchbox filler - with this recipe from CBeebies 'i can cook'
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

5

(1 rating)

Bake pickle or chutney into traditional Cornish shortcrust pastry parcels to save serving on the side
  • 1 hour and 55 mins
  • Easy

4

(1 rating)

Adding a crabmeat filling to these pasties makes these special enough to serve to friends
  • 55 mins
  • More effort

5

(4 ratings)

Morocco's very own version of the pasty - spiced meat and apricots are wrapped in crisp filo pastry and finished with cinnamon sugar
  • 1 hour and 50 mins
  • Easy

4

(5 ratings)

These pasties are perfect for dunking into soup - you can make them in advance too
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy