Tirokafteri (Spicy Cheese Spread)

READY IN: 5mins
Recipe by evelynathens

A spicy spread to be enjoyed as a meze or dip with pita crisps.

Top Review by BettyBoop330

I made the recipe first exactly as shown, but found the feta a little overpowering. I then added fresh white cheese (myzithra in Greece, but could be any unsalted fresh cheese such as ricotta or even cottage cheese). My family loved it on pita bread and it vanished in no time!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Beat all the ingredients with a mixer until combined and fluffy (adjust heat to personal preference by adding more tabasco).
  2. Keeps up to 1 week in refrigerator.

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