Strawberry-Chocolate Turnovers


We all love strawberries and chocolate, but we made this dessert combo even better by baking the two into one delicious fall dessert. Fall treats have never been better!

Strawberry-Chocolate Turnovers
Photo: Andy Lyons
Prep Time:
30 mins
Bake Time:
16 mins
Total Time:
46 mins
18 turnovers


  • 1 17.3 ounce package frozen puff pastry sheets (2 sheets), thawed according to package directions

  • cup mascarpone cheese or cream cheese, softened

  • cup strawberry jam

  • 4 ounce milk chocolate, chopped

  • 1 egg, lightly beaten

  • 2 tablespoon sliced almonds

  • Coarse sugar

  • 2 ounce milk chocolate, melted (optional)


  1. Preheat oven to 400°F. Line a large baking sheet with parchment paper; set aside.

  2. Unfold puff pastry sheets. On a lightly floured surface, roll each pastry sheet into a 12-inch square. Cut each square into 4-inch squares (you should have 18 squares). Spoon 1 teaspoon mascarpone cheese onto center of each pastry square. Top each with 1 teaspoon strawberry jam. Sprinkle each with 1 tablespoon chopped chocolate. Brush the edges of the squares with egg. Fold the squares in half diagonally to enclose the filling; press edges together with the tines of a fork to seal.

  3. Place triangles 2 inches apart on the prepared baking sheet. Prick tops of triangles with a fork. Brush tops with egg; sprinkle with sliced almonds and coarse sugar.

  4. Bake for 16 to 20 minutes or until puffed and golden brown. Transfer to a wire rack; cool slightly. If desired, drizzle with melted chocolate.

To Make Ahead:

Prepare as directed through Step 2. Place triangles in a single layer in an airtight container; cover. Store in the refrigerator for up to 1 day. Continue as directed in Step 3.


Recipe halves easily to yield 9 turnovers

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

234 Calories
15g Fat
22g Carbs
4g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Calories 234
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 15g 19%
Saturated Fat 5g 25%
Cholesterol 19mg 6%
Sodium 82mg 4%
Total Carbohydrate 22g 8%
Total Sugars 8g
Protein 4g
Vitamin C 0.6mg 3%
Calcium 20.2mg 2%
Iron 0.9mg 5%
Potassium 44mg 1%
Folate, total 24.2mcg
Vitamin B-12 0.1mcg

*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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