Spinach Cheese Puffies

Total Time
1hr 29mins
Prep 1 hr 15 mins
Cook 14 mins

A perfect appetizer for your next family gathering or party. A make ahead recipe that is quick, easy and delicious. I would suggest serving the puffies with Dorothy Parks' Horseradish Cream (Horseradish Cream). Prep time includes refrigeration.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a medium bowl, beat eggs and add remaining ingredients and mix well.
  2. Cover and refrigerate 1 hour or until mixture is firm enough to form into balls.
  3. Shape spinach mixture into 1 inch balls and place on buttered cookie sheets, cover and refrigerate or freeze until serving time.
  4. Bake refrigerated puffies on a greased cookie sheet at 350°F for 12-15 minutes, 18-20 minutes if frozen, and serve warm.

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I don't like spinach, but these are delicious. I love that they can be made ahead of time and frozen. I used them at a wedding reception, making them small enough to fit in mini silver baking cups, and the presentation was very appealing. I did have trouble with them setting up because the step for squeezing and draining the spinach was omitted from the recipe, but I was able to salvage them by adding corn meal and flour a little at a time until they thickened. The flavor was still delicious, even with these additions.

Leta September 14, 2003

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