Impress your family or house guests this holiday season with this delicious and easy breakfast using frozen puff pastry.
This recipe makes two servings at a time; you will need to repeat for additional servings.
Serve with a fresh cut fruit salad.
Puffed Pasteries with Poached Eggs and Smoked Salmon
By The Gourmet Farm Girl
2 fresh eggs poached (fried or scrambled will work also)
2 frozen puffed pastries (baked according to package directions)
2-4 ounces smoked salmon (bacon bits or ham will work also)
4-5 tablespoons shredded cheddar cheese (or melted cheese)
2-3 teaspoons capers
Remove baked pastries from the oven and remove the top (lid) place some of the cheese in the hot pastry shell to melt. Poach eggs; when done place the poached egg into the pastry on top of the melted cheese. Top with additional cheese and slices of smoked salmon; garnish with capers.
Top each pastry with the lid
Note: to poach an egg; simple bring several cups of water to a low boil; add 1 teaspoon vinegar. Slowly pour the eggs into the hot water and let cook for 3-3 1/2 minutes. Remove with a slotted spoon and drain on paper towels. Remove any of the white membrane from the edges. Salt and pepper lightly.