I have not found the recipe for success yet but I have a recipe to impress and sometimes it is all you need.
Whether you want to impress your date, your mother in law or show your mom you are now a grown up who can cook for himself all you need is love ( and this recipe) !
Pistachio Baklava cigars ~ Recipe
Ingredients for 8 cigars
- 8 sheets of filo pastry
- 60g butter melted
- 3/4 cup shelled unsalted pistachios, chopped
- 1/3 cup caster sugar
- 1 teaspoon ground cinamon
- extra pistachios
Recipe : Preheat oven to 400°F. Brush a sheet of filo pastry with butter. Combine the pistachios, sugar and cinamon. Sprinkle one half of the filo with 1/4 of the mixture. Fold over the filo to enclose the mixture, roll it into a cigar shape and cut in half. Brush the exterior of the cigar with remaining butter. On a baking tray bake for 10-15 minutes ( until golden and crisp) . Sprinkle remaining chopped pistachios on top. Serve with your choice of ice cream or whipped cream and impress your guests !