Yummy Greek Spinach Pie (Spanakopita)

Made This Recipe? Add Your Photo

Total Time
55mins
Prep
15 mins
Cook
40 mins

This is my take on my mother's and grandmother's Spanakopita. Since they never measured anything (and I have also adopted this wacky cooking style) these are my best approximation on measurements. Enjoy!

Skip to Next Recipe

Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Saute onion, green onions and garlic, salt and pepper to taste, until soft in 3 or 4 tablespoons of olive oil.
  2. Stir in spinach and parsley,until spinach is limp.
  3. Remove from heat and set aside to cool.
  4. in a bowl mix together eggs, ricotta, and feta.
  5. Stir in spinach mixture.
  6. Lay 1 sheet of phyllo dough in a 9x9 in baking dish and brush lightly with melted butter.
  7. Lay another sheet of phyllo dough on top, brush with butter, and repeat with four more sheets of phyllo.
  8. Spread spinach and cheese mixture into pan and place another 6 sheets of phyllo in the same process as before.
  9. Place in a preheated 350 degree oven for 30 to 40 minutes.
  10. Serve while hot.