Tenina.com's Tyropitakia; Greek Cheese Pastries



  1. Preheat oven to fan forced 180ºC. Line 2-3 baking trays with baking paper and set aside

  2. Place parsley into Thermo bowl and chop 5 sec/speed 6.

  3. Add Swiss cheese and grate 5 sec/speed 6.

  4. Add feta, eggs and seasoning. Gently blend 5-6 sec/Reverse/speed 3.

  5. Prepare filo by laying on clean bench top; cover with dry tea towel and then wet tea towel to prevent pastry from drying.

  6. Brush each sheet with melted butter, layer another sheet on top, repeat, and then cut each sheet into four lengthways, then turn cut sides to face you.

  7. Dollop a little of the cheese mixture onto the corner of each strip, fold over and form a triangle. Brush with more butter and fold again. Repeat two more times. You will have a neat little triangle with no open edges. Cut and set onto lined baking tray. Repeat until all mixture is used. Brush each triangle again with any remaining butter. Sprinkle with a few seeds if using,

  8. Bake for 10-15 minutes until golden and crispy.

  9. Serve hot if possible, but they taste equally delicious cold.

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