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Nutella Pastry Pockets

If you haven’t been to Tim Horton’s lately, you must not live in Canada.
But if you do, you’ve probably been to one in the last few weeks. Have you tried the Nutella Pastry Pockets? We are in love with them at our house.  They are sugared pastries filled with Nutella Hazelnut Spread, and they are SO delicious!

However, chances are they won’t become a menu mainstay.

In preparation for their farewell, I decided to come up with a suitable homemade alternative.  They aren’t deep fried, but they’re almost as good.  And they’re easy to make too, so you can’t go wrong!

All you’ll need is canned pastry (I used Pillbury Crescent Rolls), Nutella (of course) and sugar.  Water will help you seal the pastries into those cute little pockets.

Take a look at the video for the instructions:

Here’s a quick recap:

1. Spread out your dough and seal any perforations by pressing with your fingers.

2. Cut dough into rectangles.

3. Put about a tablespoon of Nutella on each piece (or more, if you really like Nutella).

4. Fold the pastry over the Nutella, pressing to seal each seam with a bit of water.

5. Roll each pocket in white sugar.

6. Place on parchment-lined baking sheet seam down.

7. Bake at 350F for 10 minutes or until brown along the edges.  Flip each pocket and bake for another 1-2 minutes.

8. Drizzle with chocolate sauce, and serve with whipped cream or ice cream.  Enjoy!

 

 

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Megan is a WAHM to 3 (and then some) kids, who spends the majority of her time working as an Administrative Assistant, blogging and washing dishes. She loves to write about her adventures in parenting, running a home daycare, adoption and whatever else strikes her fancy!

18 Comments

  1. Robin Rue (@massholemommy)

    Yeah, we don’t have Tim Hortons around here, but I am obsessed with Nutella, so I MUST try these.

  2. Penny Struebig

    These look downright delicious! Plus they look quick and easy. What a winning combination!
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  3. Ashley

    I wish we had a Tim Hortons! Their meals are so good, perfect comfort food. Just like this recipe, which I will definitely be trying out. Thanks so much!
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  4. miriam

    I have to try these!! This recipe looks easy enough. No Tim Horton’s around me either.

  5. Victoria

    YUM! I love Nutella! So I know this recipe has to be delicious!
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  6. Christy Maurer

    I haven’t had Nutella in awhile! I need to buy some and make my daughter make these for me 🙂 She likes baking more than I!
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  7. kungphoo

    My daughter is a nutella maniac.. She had it on bread for lunch today, and usually puts strawberries on top of that.

  8. Jenn @TheRebelChick

    I have only been to a Tim Horton’s once before – and yes, it was during a visit to Canada! It was in 2010…so it’s been quite a long time! Those pasty pockets look really delicious, I wish they had a Tim Horton’s in Miami!
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  9. Nikki

    I will definitely be making these! I LOVE Nutella! Who doesn’t, right? They look pretty easy to make too!
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  10. Amanda

    Wow, those look great. I like to make something similar to this with powdered and granulated sugar, Nutella, and crescent rolls. So decadent and delish.

  11. Fi Ní Neachtáin

    Ah these look delicious! We’re Nutella addicts in our house so we HAVE to try and make these 🙂

  12. Rebecca Swenor

    This is a delicious idea for sure. My son love Nutella and would love for me to make these pastry puffs for sure. Thanks for sharing.

  13. Jennifer Stewart

    I love nutella! I can’t wait to try these with my Nutella obsessed friends!
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  14. ricci

    It’s a good thing there are no Tim Hortons around me because I would go broke getting that Nutella Pastry every day!! LOL!
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  15. Aprill

    I wish there was a Tim Hortons down here 🙁 but thanks for sharing the delish recipe!

  16. Peachy @ The Peach Kitchen

    You had me at NUtella! My family will go crazy over these!
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  18. Lauren

    These are a quick and easy version that gets you very close. But the pastry is a bit different. Still not horribly bad and a better value! I cut into 12 instead and are much more bite sized

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