Vegetable Dishes: Cottage Cheese and Asparagus Pastries

Cottage Cheese and Asparagus Pastries


  • 0.25 tsp. salt
  • a little pepper
  • 1 egg yolk
  • saltwater, boiling
  • 20 g rucola (rocket)
  • 1 tbsp. rapeseed oil
  • 1 puff pastry, rolled into a rectangle (approx. 25 x 42 cm)
  • 0.5 organic lemon
  • 500 g green asparagus organic
  • 200 g cottage cheese plain, HIRZ
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Halve the puff pastry lengthways and crossways, diagonally halve the squares created, transfer to an oven tray lined with baking paper and chill for about 10 mins. Brush half the triangles with the beaten egg yolk. Bake for approx. 10 mins. in the centre of an oven preheated to 200°C.

Peel the bottom third of the asparagus, halve lengthways. Leave the asparagus to steep in salted water at just below boiling point for approx. 5 mins., drain and mix with the oil.

For the filling, finely chop the rocket, grate a little lemon zest, mix with the cottage cheese and season.

Serving: Divide the cottage cheese mixture onto the 4 uncoated triangles, top with warm asparagus, then place the remaining pieces of pastry on top and serve immediately.


  • Vegetable Dishes
  • 45 mins Preparation/cooking time: ca. 30m + Bake: ca. 15m
  • Servings For 4 people
  • Nutrition 431 Kcal