spanakopita
also spanokopita noun Etymology: Modern Greek spanakopēta, from spanaki spinach + pēta, pita pie Date: 1950 a traditional Greek pie of spinach, feta cheese, and seasonings baked in phyllo

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  • Spanakopita — ist ein klassisches Gericht der griechischen Küche, im Wesentlichen auf der Grundlage von Filoteig und Blatt Spinat. Es ähnelt damit dem türkischen Spinatbörek oder dem deutsch österreichischen Spinatstrudel, wobei sich jeweils Unterschiede in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • spanakopita — [spä΄nə kō′pē tə, span΄əkō′pē tə; spä΄nə kō′pə tə, span΄ə kō′pə tə] n. 〚ModGr〛 a Greek dish consisting of a small, triangular shell of phyllo that is filled with spiced spinach and feta cheese and baked * * * spa·na·ko·pi·ta (spä nə kōʹpē tə,… …   Universalium

  • spanakopita — [spä΄nə kō′pē tə, span΄əkō′pē tə; spä΄nə kō′pə tə, span΄ə kō′pə tə] n. [ModGr] a Greek dish consisting of a small, triangular shell of phyllo that is filled with spiced spinach and feta cheese and baked …   English World dictionary

  • Spanakopita — Una porción de spanakopita. El spanakopita (del griego σπανάκι, ‘espinacas’, y πίτα, ‘tarta’) es un pastel salado griego relleno de espinaca troceada, queso feta (a veces mezclado con ricota, que es más barato), cebolla o cebolleta, huevo y… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Spanakopita — Spanikopita (Greek σπανάκι + πίτα , spinach + pie) is a Greek pastry with a filling of spinach, feta cheese (sometimes in combination with ricotta cheese for value), onions or green onions, egg, and seasoning. The filling is wrapped in layers of… …   Wikipedia

  • spanakopita — noun A Greek dish made with pre cooked spinach, butter, olive oil, feta cheese, green onions, egg and seasoning in phyllo pastry …   Wiktionary

  • spanakopita — [ˌspanə kɒpɪtə] noun (in Greek cooking) a filo pastry stuffed with spinach and feta cheese. Origin mod. Gk, lit. spinach pie …   English new terms dictionary

  • spanakopita — spa·na·ko·pi·ta …   English syllables

  • spanakopita — /spænəˈkɒpətə/ (say spanuh kopuhtuh) noun (in Greek cookery) a savoury pie made from filo pastry with a filling of spinach and fetta cheese. {Greek} …   Australian English dictionary

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