Meat Patties/Empanadas...Meat, seafood, cheese, or fruit turnovers usually called "empanadas" On the eastern side of the island empanadillas are known as pastelillos, although pastelillo also refers to a pastry turnover. They're very popular beach food and in Cuchifrito stands.
posted by Adriana C.
Yield: Makes 10
Prep Time: 10 min.
Total Time: 35 min.
Place the meat filling in the center of disk, fold and press with fork and fry at 350 degrees until golden brown.