Baked Churro Twists

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Baked Churro Twists

by ToTT

Love churros but don’t like the fact that they’re deep fried? Try these baked churro twists! No one will be able to resist dunking these sweet, crispy pastry strips into a luscious chocolate sauce! #QuickBites

Cuisine : Baking  Course : Dessert  Skill Level : Novice
Prep : 20 mins  Cook : 20 mins Ready in : 40 mins  Serves : 4-6 Servings


Churro Twists  

  • 1 Sheet of Puff Pastry, thawed
  • 4 tbsp Granulated Sugar
  • 1 tsp Ground Cinnamon
  • Eggwash (one egg beaten with 1 tbsp milk/water)

Chocolate Sauce 

  • 1 cup Semisweet Chocolate
  • 1/2 cup Heavy Cream
  • 1 tbsp Unsalted Butter, softened at room temperature
  • 1/8 tsp salt


  1. Line 2 baking sheets with some parchment paper. In a small bowl, mix together the sugar and cinnamon and set aside.
  2. Lay out the puff pastry on a lightly floured surface, roll it out so it’s around 1” bigger, brush the egg wash all over the top, then sprinkle evenly with the cinnamon sugar mixture.
  3. Cut about 1 inch strips lengthwise using a pizza cutter, then take the two ends and give it a few twists. Place on baking sheet.
  4. Preheat your oven to 190°C, bake the twists for 15 to 20 minutes or until golden brown.
  5. While the twists are cooling, prepare the chocolate sauce.
  6. In a small saucepan, add all the ingredients for the sauce, stirring constantly on medium-low heat, cook the mixture until everything is evenly melted then pour the sauce in a dish.
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