Phyllo Dough Spinach Pie

Recipe by Howiesar
READY IN: 1hr 30mins




  • Before starting make sure to read the thawing and handleing tips on the fillo dough package that you purchased.
  • Chop onions and thinkly slice scallions. Then saute in vegetable oil at medium heat until tender and golden.
  • Drain spinach and squeeze dry.
  • Thoroughly mix onions, spinach, cheeses, dill, pepper and egg in a large bowl.
  • Melt butter.
  • Brush bottom and sides of a 13" x 9" x 2" baking pan with butter.
  • Using 8 fillo sheets build a stack in the bottom of the baking pan by brushing the top of the fillo sheets with butter.
  • Spread spinach and cheese mixture evenly over the fillo in the baking pan.
  • Cover mixture using the other 8 sheets of fillo in the same manner used to create the base.
  • Thoroughly butter the top layer, especially the edges.
  • Bake for 45-50 minutes or until golden brown in 375 degree preheated oven.
  • Let stand for 10 minutes for easier serving. Cut into squares or triangles using sharp knife.