Pumpkin Cheesecake Empanadas

Prep Time:
0 minutes
Cook Time:
15 to 20 minutes
Makes:
16 Empanadas
Source

Ingredients

*Filling:,

2(8 ounce) packagesPhiladelphia Cream Cheese,

1 1/4cupsbrown sugar,

1 1/2teaspoonscinnamon,

1/2teaspoonground ginger,

3mediumeggs,

1(15 ounce) canpumpkin pie filling,

*Crust:,

1(16.3 ounce) canrefrigerator buttermilk biscuits,

2egg whites,

Directions

1Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. In large bowl, beat Philadelphia® Cream Cheese and brown sugar. Gradually add cinammon, ginger and eggs; beat until smooth. Add pumpkin and beat until very smooth and creamy.

2Separate biscuit dough into eight individual biscuits. Using a serrated knife, cut each biscuit in half horizontally to create 16 rounds. Press or roll each round to form a 4-inch circle.

3Spoon pumpkin cheesecake filling onto each round. Fold dough in half over filling, pressing edges with a fork to seal. Brush empanadas with beaten egg.

4Bake 15 to 20 minutes, or until golden brown. Remove to wire rack and allow to cool at least 30 minutes.

Nutritional Information

No Nutritional Information Available

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