Cheesy Puff Pastry Stars

  • Author: Ciara Attwell @ My Fussy Eater
  • Prep Time: 10 mins
  • Cook Time: 10 mins
  • Total Time: 20 minutes
  • Yield: 8 1x
  • Category: Appetizer
  • Cuisine: European


These Cheesy Puff Pastry Stars make a super easy appetizer for Christmas parties and a great festive snack for kids too!


  • 375g ready rolled puff pastry sheet
  • 1 egg
  • 50g grated cheddar cheese


  1. Preheat the oven to 180c and line a baking sheet with greaseproof paper.
  2. Roll out the puff pastry sheet onto a floured surface. Use a star shaped cookie cutter to cut out individual pastry pieces and place them on the baking sheet. Using the egg, apply a thin layer of egg wash to the top of each pasty star and then top with a little cheese.
  3. Bake in the oven for 10-12 minutes until the stars are golden.
  4. Serve immediately or keep in an airtight container for up to 2 days.