Apple pie samosas on a baking tray with cream

Samosa recipes

12 Recipes

Serve samosas with an Indian meal, or pack them in your lunchbox. They can have sweet or savoury fillings and be easily made with shop-bought filo pastry.

Apple pie samosas

4.73684

(19 ratings)

These hand-held puds are a great low-fat alternative to apple pie, and are bound to be a big hit with a crowd
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Mincemeat samosas

5

(2 ratings)

Give mince pies a makeover with this alternative recipe - all the festive flavour wrapped up in sheets of filo pastry and baked until crisp
  • 1 hour and 50 mins
  • Easy

Spinach & sweet potato samosas

4.583335

(3 ratings)

These vegetarian samosas are a great way to get 3 of the 5-day into your family. They're also rich in fibre, folate, vitamin C, calcium and iron...
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Runner bean samosas

4.375

(2 ratings)

Runner beans work really well with spices and these curried filo triangles are the perfect showcase - a great starter or nibble for 6 people
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Samosa pie

4.5

(10 ratings)

Cover spiced lamb mince, stewed potato and peas with crispy filo pastry for a low-fat, Indian-inspired dinner
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Potato and pea samosas

4.583335

(3 ratings)

Healthy little pastry pockets of potato and peas flavoured with Indian spices, samosas are ideal for afternoon tea, canapés or a buffet
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Feta & sweetcorn samosas

4.2

(5 ratings)

These light and crispy Indian veggie snacks freeze really well and make a great party bite
  • 50 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Lamb tikka samosas

5

(5 ratings)

These Indian pastry parcels are freezable, so make a batch and keep some for a rainy day. Serve with cooling raita and crisp salad
  • 25 mins
  • More effort

Jumbo turkey samosas

4.166665

(3 ratings)

Use up leftover cooked potatoes and turkey in these spiced filo pastry parcels, then serve with tangy mango chutney
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Chicken & almond pastillas

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

Sweet potato & pea puffs

4.166665

(3 ratings)

These samosa-like puff pastry parcels filled with a spiced vegetarian mix are perfect for the freezer, so try making a batch
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian