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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Bring milk to boiling in medium-size saucepan over medium heat.

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  • Stir together cornstarch, granulated sugar and salt in small bowl. Stir in egg. Pour a little milk into egg-cornstarch mixture and stir; then stir egg-cornstarch mixture into milk in saucepan. Cook over medium heat until thickened, 6 to 8 minutes. Stir in vanilla. Strain, if necessary, to remove any lumps. Cool. Cover surface of pastry cream with plastic wrap; refrigerate.

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  • Heat oven to 350°F.

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  • Meanwhile, prepare phyllo. Line baking sheet with parchment paper; place 1 sheet of phyllo on top of parchment. Lightly coat phyllo sheet with nonstick cooking spray; sprinkle evenly with half of the confectioners sugar. Place second layer of phyllo on top; lightly coat with cooking spray again; sprinkle with remaining confectioners sugar. Top with final sheet of phyllo. Carefully cut into 12 equal rectangles. Cover with another sheet of parchment paper. Place a baking sheet on top.

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  • Bake pastry in 350°F oven for 12 to 15 minutes. Remove pan to wire rack to cool.

To assemble:
  • Place one 3-layered rectangle of phyllo on dessert plate. Spread top with 1-1/2 tablespoons pastry cream. Top with a few raspberries, blueberries and 1 sliced strawberry. Repeat layering with another phyllo rectangle, pastry cream and fruit; for each Napoleon use a total of 1/4 cup raspberries, 1/4 cup blueberries and 2 sliced strawberries. Top with a third rectangle of phyllo. Garnish with a raspberry and mint. Repeat with remaining phyllo and berries to make a total 4 Napoleons.

Nutrition Facts

200 calories; total fat 3g; saturated fat 1g; cholesterol 54mg; sodium 186mg; carbohydrates 40g; fiber 3g; protein 6g.

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