A dish which is just as tasty hot or cold, making it perfect party food for your guests to nibble on.


  • 225 g ready-made shortcrust pastry
  • 175 g cashel blue cheese
  • 1 egg yolk


  • Roll out the pastry on a floured board.
  • Crumble the cheese evenly over it and roll into the pastry.
  • Turn it over and roll again.
  • Cut the cheese and pastry mixture into strips, brush with beaten egg yolk and bake for 10 minutes in a fairly hot oven – 200°C (400°F/Gas 6) until golden brown.
  • You can serve these hot or cold.

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