Crab and Cucumber Pastries with Mustard Sauce – Baked Goods

4 sheets phyllo pastry

1/4 cup butter — melted

8 ounces flaked crabmeat

1/2 cup finely chopped red onion

1/3 cup mayonnaise

1/4 cup chopped fresh chives

1 tablespoon fresh lime juice

1/4 cup whipping cream

2 tablespoons dijon mustard

2 tablespoons sour cream

1/2 english hothouse cucumber — cut into

— matchstick-size — strips 1 tablespoon chopped fresh dill

1 tablespoon olive oil

8 teaspoons mango chutney

Preheat oven to 400?F. Place 1 phyllo sheet on work surface; cover remaining ph yllo. Brush phyllo sheet with melted butter. Top with second phyllo sheet and brush with butter. Repeat layering 1 more time. Top with fourth phyllo sheet . Cut phyllo stack into 12 squares. Arrange squares on large baking sheet. B ake until golden, about 6 minutes. Cool completely.

Mix crabmeat and next 4 ingredients in large bowl. Season to taste with salt a nd pepper. Set aside.

Mix cream, mustard and sour cream in small bowl to blend. Season with salt and pepper. (Can be made 1 day ahead. Store phyllo squares in airtight container . Cover crab mixture and mustard sauce separately and refrigerate.)

Mix cucumber, dill and olive oil in medium bowl. Season with salt and pepper. Let stand 30 minutes.

Place 1 phyllo square in center of each of 4 plates. Top each with 1/4 cup cra b mixture, then 1/4 cup cucumber. Drizzle 1 teaspoon chutney over each. Repea t layering with phyllo square, crab mixture, cucumber and chutney. Top each wi th third phyllo square. Drizzle mustard sauce around stacks.

Restaurant; Lane Restaurant, Galway, Ireland

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