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cheese triangles

★★★★★ 12
a recipe by
Henderson, TN

Blue Ribbon Recipe

More cheese, please! The wonderful flavor of jack cheese plays a big part in making this dish taste so good. This is an incredibly easy appetizer to make and it looks really stellar when presented.

— The Test Kitchen @kitchencrew
★★★★★ 12
method Bake

Ingredients For cheese triangles

  • 1 c
    jack cheese, grated
  • 2
    eggs, beaten
  • 1/2 c
    parsley, chopped
  • 1 tsp
  • 10
    phyllo pastry sheets
  • 1 c
    unsalted butter, melted

How To Make cheese triangles

  • 1
    Combine cheese, eggs, parsley and salt and mix well.
  • 2
    Cut each sheet of phyllo dough in halves, working with one sheet at a time. Keep rest of pastry covered with damp towel until ready to use.
  • 3
    Brush with butter and fold each half twice vertically to form narrow strip.
  • 4
    Place about 1 tablespoon cheese mixture at one end of each strip.
  • 5
    Fold one corner across filling to form triangle and brush with more butter.
  • 6
    Continue folding in triangles, flag-style, and brushing with butter.
  • 7
    Place triangles on baking sheets and bake at 350 until pastry is golden, about 15 to 20 minutes.