Greek Kreatopites

MAKE IT SHINE! ADD YOUR PHOTO
READY IN: 1hr
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
Advertisement

DIRECTIONS

  • In saucepan, melt butter over medium heat; add shallots and saute until soft. Add meat; mash with fork until browned. Add wine; simmer a few minutes. Stir in parsley, mint, dill and tomato sauce; season with salt and pepper and simmer 20 minutes. Cool.
  • Add cheese and egg. If mixture appears too loose, stir in bread crumbs immediately before stuffing.
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Remove filo from package, covering with waxed paper and damp towel.
  • Take out one sheet at a time, keeping remainder covered. Place oblong on flat surface. butter filo, one sheet at a time, using pastry brush. Repeat with second sheet. Cut sheets into 2 inch wide strips.
  • Place 1 teaspoon filling at bottom of strip. Starting from bottom, roll up like flag. Repeat until all filling is used.
  • To bake, place on ungreased baking sheet. Bake for 10 to 15 minutes or until golden. .
  • Triangles can be kept frozen in a tightly sealed container for up to two months. To bake, preheat oven to 350 degrees. Do not thaw; bake for 15 to 20 minutes or until golden.
Advertisement