Ingredients

How to make it

  • TO MAKE DOUGH:
  • Sift flour& salt into a large bowl.
  • Add shortening and mix with electric mixer on medium speed for 2 minutes (the mixture should look like a coarse meal).
  • Add sour cream and stir.
  • Add i/2 of water at a time, stirring until the dough forms a ball.
  • Divide dough into 24 small balls (or 60 if for appetizers) and place on plate, cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate 15 minutes.
  • Heat oven to 425 degrees and spray 2 large baking sheets with cooking spray; set aside.
  • TO MAKE FILLING:
  • Combine WELL DRAINED pineapple, sugar , coconut, and vanilla in bowl, set aside.
  • TO MAKE THE EMPANADAS:
  • Remove dough balls from the refrigerator.
  • Using the 3 Tbsp flour as needed, roll each dough ball into a 6-inch circle with rolling pin.
  • Place 2 Tbsp filling in the center of each dough round.
  • Fold in half to make a half moon and pinch edges of dough
  • together to seal or use fork tines on edge of dough to seal: place on baking sheet.
  • Pierce empanadas with a fork and brush tops with sweetened condensed milk.
  • Bake for 18 minutes or until golden.
  • Cool, sprinkle with confectioner's sugar and serve.

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  • moggy 5 years ago
    brilliant will be cooking this week thanks
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    jeffsgirl ate it and said...
    OMG!This has my name written all over it! Pina Colada's are my all time favorite! I bought a dough press that I will try out on these. Here's my high 5 for you! Thank-you!
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    " It was excellent "
    bluewaterandsand ate it and said...
    I love that you bake instead of frying them. Fantastic post!
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    " It was excellent "
    morninlite ate it and said...
    YUMMMMMM! Love Pineapple and coconut!
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    " It was excellent "
    jett2whit ate it and said...
    oh my goodness! Gotta be good!!
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    " It was excellent "
    angelgal ate it and said...
    I love Pina Colada ANYTHING!!! PERFECT!! ;)
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    " It was excellent "
    minitindel ate it and said...
    Great job i want to try this delicious recipe thank you hey check your email, its done yeah!!!!!!!
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