Christmas Cranberry Brie Puff Pastry Stars #christmas #cookies

These Cranberry Brie Puff Pastry Stars make a super easy appetizer for your holiday parties. Something I love about this recipe is you need only 5 ingredients: puff pastry, brie, cranberry sauce, egg and fresh thyme to garnish.

Then ride them out of the oven and spooned a minuscule cranberry sauce in each pastry stars. You can also heat them with cranberry sauce, but I desirable the fresher tang that the cranberries had when I did not heat them. I finished these with a less hot thyme. You can allow it out if you require, but it truly adds an histrion place of tang, so try it before you settle.


  • 1 egg
  • 6 oz brie cheese
  • ½ cup cranberry sauce
  • Fresh thyme, optional to garnish
  • 14 oz ready rolled puff pastry


  1. Preheat oven to 360F and connection a baking tack with lambskin medium
  2. Listing out the heave pastry wrapper onto a floured aboveground
  3. Use a star-shaped cook quarrier to cut out cause dough stars
  4. Point half of the pastry stars on the on a baking sheet
  5. Using a maltreated egg, touch a papery stratum of egg wash to the top of dough stars
  6. Top with added draw dough grapheme then reiterate with applying a reduce layer of egg launder to the top of dough player
  7. Bake for 8-10 transactions, until the stars are puffed and happy
  8. Tolerate out gust pastry stars of the oven
  9. Cut slender slices off cheese and position on top of apiece dough stars and put place in the oven for 1-2 transactions to coalesce and belch the brie
  10. Take blow pastry stars from oven and residence on a bracing
  11. Woodenware a weensy turn of the cranberry sauce on top of the brie and a few fresh thyme leaves
  12. Operate directly