Tyropites (Cheese Pastries)

Recipe by KlynnPadilla
READY IN: 30mins
SERVES: 8-12




  • Crumble feta cheese into a bowl.
  • Add cottage cheese, parsley and eggs and beat together with fork until well blended.
  • Season with pepper.
  • Cut fyllo pastry down the longest length into 2 3/4-inch strips.
  • Take 1 strip and cover other strips with damp tea towel.
  • Brush strip with olive oil and put a heaped teaspoon of the cheese mixture on the bottom left-hand corner.
  • Fold over the corner with the filling so it meets long side edge and forms a triangle.
  • Continue folding the filling up and over from side to side to form a neat triangle.
  • Place on an oiled baking tray and brush with oil.
  • Continue with the rest of the fyllo pastry and mixture is used.
  • Bake in preheated oven 375 degrees for 15 minutes until golden brown.
  • Serve hot.