Hello beautiful friends! I hope you are enjoying your Wednesday. While I am listening to Parios in the car, I decided to bring some new delicious recipes your way.
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Tiropita~ Phyllo Feta Cheese Pie
- 1 box of phyllo or you can use my phyllo dough recipe (Recipe)
- 10 oz of Feta cheese crumbled
- 1 egg slightly beaten
- 2 tablespoons of Fage yogurt
- 1/2 cup cream cheese
- 1 Teaspoon of freshly cut dill (roughly chopped)
- 1 Teaspoon of freshly cut basil (roughly chopped)
- Salt and pepper for taste
- Clarified butter (1 cup)
- Optional- Sesame seeds
Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
In a large bowl mix the feta cheese, yogurt, cream cheese, egg, and spices until combined. In a piping bag, place the cheese filling inside. Set aside.
Cut phyllo sheets in half, and brush two sheets of phyllo with butter.
Pipe a small teaspoon of cheese filling on the lower corner of the phyllo sheet. Fold the phyllo over the filling, creating a triangle shape, and continue to fold from corner to corner until you have formed a triangle. (Make sure you brush each corner with butter.)
Repeat until you have about 40 triangles.
You can store the rest of the phyllo in plastic wrap and freeze.
Bake tiropita onto a lightly greased pan. Cook until golden brown in color, approximately 25 to 30 minutes.