Vegetable Empanadas

Empanadas are usually filled with meat, often beef, but these are full of vegetables instead.

Serves: 6Hands-on: 15 minutesTotal: 40 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 6


  • 1 package (14.1 oz.) pie dough
  • 1 large egg,
  • 1 Tbsp. water
  • 1⁄2 cup diced onion
  • 1⁄2 cup corn kernels
  • 1⁄4 cup diced roasted red bell peppers
  • 1 Tbsp. seasoning salt


  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Line a large baking sheet with parchment paper.
  • Cut 3-inch circles out of the pie dough. Beat egg and water together in a small bowl.
  • Combine the onion, corn, peppers, and seasoning salt. Put a spoonful of the mixture in the middle of each dough circle. Brush the edges of the dough circles with egg mixture, fold the dough over to make a half circle, and press the edges to seal. Use a fork to crimp the edges.
  • Place the empanadas on the prepared baking sheet and brush the tops with the egg mixture.
  • Bake for 20 to 25 minutes, until the tops are golden. Serve warm.