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.
Yield: Make 10
Prep Time: About 10 min.
Total Time: About 35 min.
Place meat filling in the center of disk, fold and press with fork and fry at 350 degrees until golden brown.