Saganaki (Greek Flaming Cheese)

Monika Rosales

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@THEDEVOTEDCOOK

Absolute delicious appetizer and simple to make at home. Greek cheese is Kasseri, but you can substitute with a chunk of provolone...perfect


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Serves:

2

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

8 oz
kasseri cheese or provolone
1/4 c
flour
1/2 large
lemon
1 oz
brandy
water
1 tsp
olive oil

Directions Step-By-Step

1
dip the block of cheese in water to moisten.
2
lightly cover all side with the flour.
3
in a saute pan drizzle with olive oil, and fry about 2-3 mins on each side on medium heat...till brown and crusty.
4
turn off heat..pull pan aside, pour the brandy around the cheese and carefully set on fire with a match or a long lighter...simply turn off with the squeeze of the lemon. OPA

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cheese Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: Greek
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #lemon, #cheese, #brandy