Kick Start Your Day with a Traditional Greek Breakfast: Spanakopita Recipe


Kick Start Your ⁢Day with a Traditional Greek Breakfast: Spanakopita Recipe

How‍ can following the PAA style enhance ‌the presentation of ​my traditional Greek breakfast Spanakopita recipe

Kick Start⁤ Your Day ⁢with a Traditional⁤ Greek Breakfast: Spanakopita ​Recipe

Begin ​your day on a delicious and wholesome note, indulging in the⁤ delightful ‌flavors‍ of⁤ a ⁢traditional Greek⁤ breakfast with this exemplary Spanakopita⁤ recipe. Spanakopita, ⁤commonly known as Greek spinach ‌pie, has an⁤ enticing blend of cheesy spinach filling, enclosed in ​a crusty, flaky⁢ phyllo pastry. The exquisite combination of ​fresh ingredients‌ and the satisfying crunch is more than enough⁤ to get⁤ your ‌day started on the right ‌foot. Let’s take a step into the ‍culinary side of ​Greece and learn how to prepare this delectable ‍gem.


  • 1 pack of phyllo dough
  • 1 large ​onion,⁤ finely chopped
  • 2 bunches of spinach, ​thoroughly washed and chopped
  • 200 grams of Feta ‍cheese, crumbled
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup of olive oil
  • 1/4 ‌teaspoon of grated nutmeg
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. Preheat the oven to 180 degrees Celsius (350 degrees Fahrenheit).
  2. In a⁣ large skillet, heat a​ bit of olive⁢ oil and⁣ sauté the onions until translucent.
  3. Add ​spinach⁣ to⁤ the skillet and cook until wilted.
  4. Transfer ‌the spinach and onion‍ mix into a large bowl, add crumbled Feta, eggs, nutmeg. Season with salt and pepper and mix well.
  5. Brush a baking dish with ⁢some olive oil and start layering your phyllo ‍dough, brushing each layer with more oil.
  6. Once you’ve layered half your phyllo⁣ sheets, spread your spinach and cheese⁢ mixture evenly. Continue layering the remaining phyllo sheets,‌ brushing each one with oil.
  7. Bake in the preheated‌ oven for about 40-45 minutes or‍ until golden brown.

Serving Suggestion

Serve ⁤your ⁢Spanakopita warm right out of the oven. A side of Greek yogurt or a simple ‍fresh salad would ⁤complement the savory pie perfectly. Moreover, enjoy ‌it with a glass of fresh orange juice or‌ an ‌energizing Greek coffee for a complete Greek breakfast experience.


Now you⁢ know how simple ​it is to make delicious traditional ⁢Greek Spanakopita. This recipe is an excellent option for vegetarians⁢ and it’s ⁢sure to impress your guests at next brunch. Not to mention, it’s ⁣a‌ great way to incorporate greens into your ⁢diet with​ a‌ tasty twist. ​Get ready to kick start ‌your mornings like never before with this authentic ​Greek ⁢breakfast. Γεια‍ μας (Cheers)⁢ to a great morning!

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