Did you know that everyone's favourite Portuguese sweet treat is surprisingly easy to make at home? Impress your guests with this lovely recipe.

Ingredients

For the puff pastry:

  • 30 g fine salt
  • 650 g flour
  • 50 g butter
  • 150 ml water
  • 250 g margarine for the puff pastry
  • Alternatively, ready-made puff pastry can also be used

For the cream:

  • 250 ml water
  • 500 g sugar
  • 500 ml milk
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 100 g flour
  • 10 yolks
  • 2 eggs
  • 2-3 drops of vanilla essence

For the full recipe and instructions click here.