Egg-Free Spinach Pie (That Actually Holds)

Total Time
1hr 25mins
Prep 40 mins
Cook 45 mins

This pie is great for anyone with egg allergies. The buckwheat can also be replaced with an equal amount of cooked brown rice, or millet. The dill in this recipe gives it an exceptional flavour.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Bring water to a boil and add buckwheat, simmer for 20 minutes.
  2. Defrost spinach and drain well.
  3. Put spinach and dill in a food processor until well mixed.
  4. Add feta, pepper, lemon juice, and oil and mix.
  5. Add cooked buckwheat, mix again.
  6. Sauté onion and garlic in butter and oil until slightly browned; add garlic salt.
  7. Add to spinach mixture; mix.
  8. Brush sheets of phyllo dough with oil.
  9. Place 3 sheets into an 8-12 inch pan.
  10. Fill with spinach mixture.
  11. Place last sheet on top, brush with oil slightly.
  12. Cover with tin foil, bake for 35 minutes at 375°F.
  13. Take foil off, continue baking until browned, 5-10 minutes.
Most Helpful

Hey this recipe sounds great.I'm going to print it out right now!!

josh mcintosh May 27, 2002

This recipe can be made using an equal amount of brown rice instead of buckwheat, if you cannot find it. This recipe may also be a bit salty for some of you; try the spinach batter after putting small amounts of feta in and see how you like it. The garlic salt does not have to be used at all.

Mallina Cashew May 22, 2002