WATCH: This Is How You Make An Easy Beef Empanada
Use an easy empanada dough with a flavorful beef filling.
Empanadas are classic merienda fare. An empanada is basically a handheld or pocket pie. The filling can be anything. You can use a savory filling such as chicken, shrimp, beef, or even a vegetable stuffing. You can also fill it with a sweet dessert filling, too.
These savory or sweet pocket pies are easy to make but will require time and effort to make, but just like all things that are worth it to make, empanada recipes produce something delicious. While the filling can be easy to make, the empanada dough can be intimidating to make. That's why we include a great and easy empanada dough recipe, too, that you can make.
This easy beef filling is stuffed into an equally easy empanada dough recipe, so if you want to have a merienda that's satisfying and delicious, you should try this recipe:
Want to try other empanada recipes that are just as easy and delicious? Try these: