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    These tasty and convenient Latin-American-style turnovers can be frozen for up to three months, individually wrapped in plastic and placed in resealable plastic bags. There's no need to thaw before baking, they can go right from the freezer to the oven.

    Ingredients

    • 2 pounds ground pork or beef
    • 2 medium onions, finely diced
    • 2 jalapeno chiles, minced (ribs and seeds removed for less heat, if desired)
    • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
    • 2 cans (14.5 ounces each) tomatoes, diced
    • coarse salt and ground pepper
    • 1 cup fresh cilantro, chopped
    • 4 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting
    • 2 teaspoons baking powder
    • 2 teaspoons salt
    • 1/2 cup (1 stick) cold butter, cut into small pieces
    • 1 cup cold water
    • 1 large egg, lightly beaten with 1 tablespoon water (do not beat until ready to bake)

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    ESHA
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 563 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 29 g 44.6%
    • Saturated Fat: 11 g 54.67%
    • Trans Fat: 2 g %
    • Cholesterol: 85 mg 28.35%
    • Sodium: 802 mg 33.4%
    • Calcium: 61 mg 6.1%
    • Potassium: 358 mg 10.22%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 5 mg 27.52%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 48 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 7.12%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 24 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 4.02%
    • Vitamin C 0.9%
    • Vitamin D 0.85%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat5
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch3
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat3
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total4 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total3 oz-eq