Saganaki Flambe

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Total Time
5mins
Prep
2 mins
Cook
3 mins

Delicious appetizer from Greek With Gusto! It's way too easy to eat too much of this

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Ingredients

Nutrition
  • 4 slices graviera (1/2 inches thick slices) or 4 slices gruyere (1/2 inches thick slices) or 4 slices provolone cheese (1/2 inches thick slices)
  • 14 cup flour
  • 1 -2 tablespoon butter
  • 1 lemon, cut into 4 wedges
  • 1 ounce brandy, warmed

Directions

  1. Dust the cheese lightly with flour.
  2. Heat a skillet over medium-high heat. Add butter and when melted, fry the cheese until golden brown on both sides.
  3. Remove skillet from stove, pour jigger of warmed brandy over the cheese and light with a long matchstick.
  4. Serve immediately, when flame subsides, with lemon wedges.