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Vegetarian Recipe Recipe Contains Dairy Products
Hot cheese pastries. (A variation of Tyropita)

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Tyropites Ingredients
Order Quantity Ingredient Alternative Notes
7/8 Cup Cheese ( Feta )    
1/2 Cup Cheese ( Cottage )    
2 Whole Egg ( Whole )   Beaten 
1/2 Package Fyllo   Approx. 8 sheets 
3 1/2 oz Oil ( Olive )    
3 Tablespoon Parsley   Fresh, flat leaved, chopped 
1 Pinch Pepper   To taste 
Tyropites Directions
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 7cm/2 3/4 in 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 190 degrees C/375 degrees F /Gas mark 5 for 15 minutes until golden brown.

Serve hot.

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