Recipe

Healthy sausage rolls

The tasty morsels are a great way to sneak in some extra vegies without the kids noticing.

  • 20 mins preparation
  • 25 mins cooking
  • Makes 32
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Ingredients

Healthy sausage rolls
  • 500 gram lean chicken or turkey mince
  • 1 cup fresh wholemeal breadcrumbs
  • 1 zucchini, grated
  • 1 carrot, grated
  • 1/4 cup bought tomato chutney
  • 2 green onions, chopped
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 1/4 cup chopped parsley
  • 4 reduced-fat puff pastry sheets, halved
  • milk, for brushing
  • sesame and poppy seeds, to sprinkle
  • tomato sauce, to serve

Method

Healthy sausage rolls
  • 1
    Preheat oven to 200°C (180°C fan-forced). Line two oven trays with baking paper.
  • 2
    In a bowl, combine mince, breadcrumbs, zucchini, carrot, chutney, onions, egg and parsley. Season to taste. Mix well.
  • 3
    Spoon 1/8 of mince mixture lengthways along centre of one pastry strip. Roll up to enclose filling; press seam-side down, to seal. Repeat with remaining pastry and filling.
  • 4
    Cut each roll into four equal pieces. Make small slits on top of each roll. Brush with milk; sprinkle with combined seeds. Bake 25-30 minutes, until pastry is well puffed and golden. Serve with sauce.

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