Zucchini Puff Pies

Finger Food
4 large Zucchini
1/2 cup Onion
2 tbs Butter
1 Clove Minced Garlic
1 cup Bread Crumbs
1 cup Cheddar Cheese
1/2 tsp Basil
2 Egg
1 tsp Ground Pepper
1 pkg Frozen Puff Pastry
1 Egg White

*** Steam zucchini until tender. Puree zucchini in blender / food processor. Sauté onions in minced garlic in butter until tender. Shred cheddar cheese. Add onions, garlic, cheese, bread crumbs, eggs and herbs to zucchini. Thaw frozen puff pastry 20 minutes. Roll out each sheet on slightly floured board. Divide each sheet into 4 squares. Fill each of the 8 squares with zucchini mixture leaving 1-inch border on all sides. Brush border with egg white; prick top with fork. Place pies on cookie sheet and bake in 400F oven for 30 minutes or till golden brown. Serve warm. See cheese puff pies for frozen puff pastry directions.

Yield: @ 8 Pies

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Cajun Country -- New Iberia, Louisiana