icon-account icon-glass

Due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on our supply chain, there might be delay in receiving your online order. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Special Diets:
Seasons & Holidays:
Homemade Empanada Dough-Blendtec

Homemade Empanada Dough

Posted on

Fill this flaky empanada dough with fruit preserves for a sweet treat or with a combination of meats, cheeses or veggies for a savory dish.

Total time:  01 M 
Servings:  12
Calories:  210


  • 3/4 cup butter at room temperature
  • 5 oz. cream cheese
  • 1/8 tsp. salt
  • 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour divided
  • 1 egg white optional

Nutritional Information

  • Serving Size: 1 empanada
  • Fat: 16g
  • Saturated Fat: 10g
  • Cholesterol: 45mg
  • Sodium: 75mg
  • Carbohydrates: 14g
  • Fiber: 0g
  • Sugar: 0g
  • Protein: 3g


  1. Add butter and cream cheese to WildSide+ or FourSide jar and secure lid. 
  2. "Pulse" 6-8 times or until butter and cream cheese are blended and creamy. 
  3. Add salt and 1 cup of flour and secure lid. 
  4. "Pulse" 6–8 times. 
  5. Use spatula to scrape sides of jar. 
  6. Add ½ cup flour, secure lid, and "Pulse" 6–8 times. Use spatula to scrape sides of jar. 
  7. Add remaining flour, secure lid, and "Pulse" 10–12 times or until all flour is incorporated. 
  8. Press dough together to form ball. Wrap in plastic wrap, and refrigerate for at least 2 hours. 
  9. Heat oven to 375 F. 
  10. Divide dough into 12 balls, and roll out each into a disk. 
  11. Add filling of choice to half of each disk of dough. Fold other half of disk over covered half, and pinch edges to seal. For a glossy finish, brush tops of empanadas with egg whites. 
  12. Bake for 15–20 minutes. 

Note: Unbaked dough can be wrapped and frozen for later use.

More Recipes

Tomato Vegetable Juice Recipe
Tomato Vegetable Juice Recipe
This is a low-sodium, fresh tomato and vegetable juice you can enjoy every day — morning, noon, and night. We know th...
Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothie
Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothie
Who says you can't have chocolate for breakfast? A good chocolate peanut butter smoothie is packed with the protein a...
Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Shake
Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Shake
If you are living an active lifestyle, it can be hard to keep the refrigerator stocked with enough healthy ingredient...

Older Post Newer Post


Leave a comment

Please note, comments must be approved before they are published