What is a sausage roll?

It is a puff pastry that surrounds sausage meat

They can be served hot or cold

The pastry is glazed with milk and eggs

It is a popular snack food or small meal in European countries

It can now be a shortcrust pastry or puff pastry

There are vegetarian sausage roles that use meat substitutes


The ancient Greeks and Romans started putting foods in pastry

The idea for the flakey pastry came from the Hungarian pastries and desserts

The French were the first to surround the sausage with pastry in 19 Century

England has made the sausage roll so popular it is seen as a national food

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