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Easy Vanilla Slice recipe

Easy Vanilla Slice recipe

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These vanilla slices are simply divine. Enjoy as a treat anytime of the day.

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IngredientsServes: 15

  • 2 sheets puff pastry (thawed if frozen)
  • 600ml double cream
  • 100g instant vanilla dessert mix, such as Angel Delight
  • 4 tablespoons icing sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 teaspoons icing sugar, for dusting

MethodPrep:15min ›Cook:10min ›Ready in:25min

  1. Preheat oven to 220 C / Gas 7. Lightly grease two baking trays.
  2. Place 1 pastry sheet onto each tray and prick with a fork.
  3. Score one sheet into 4cm squares.
  4. Bake 8-10 minutes until pastry is puffed and golden brown.
  5. Press down slightly to flatten. Let cool.
  6. In a small bowl, using an electric mixer, beat together cream, dessert mix, 4 tablespoons icing sugar and vanilla extract for 3-4 mintues, until thick and creamy.
  7. Spread mixture onto plain sheet of pastry, top with scored pastry sheet. Dust with icing sugar.
  8. Serve cut into 8cm squares.

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Reviews & ratingsAverage global rating:(3)

Reviews in English (3)

Just made these they are really nice. I had to order the vanilla desert mix online but it's worth it!-25 Nov 2014

by farmyard

have also made this vanilla slice but instead of puff pastry have used the lattice biscuits, just cover the bottom and top with them. so easy and delicious-07 Jan 2014(Review from this site AU | NZ)

by Pauliney31

I made recipe exactly as per recipe. It is fairly rich so I cut it into fairly small squares. Definitely a keeper!-17 May 2015(Review from this site AU | NZ)