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12-24 depending on size
sheets of phyllo (ready made pastry)
syrup with the following:
few pieces of lemon or orange rind
How to Make GREEK BAKLAVA
SPRAY 9X13 baking dish with pan spray.
HEAT OVEN 300
2LINE dish with 2 phillo sheets.
BASTE lightly with butter.
SPRINKLE with 2-3 tablespoons of chopped almonds.
3PLACE 1 or 2 sheets phillo on top and repeat the process: baste with butter add chopped almonds.
REPEAT until ready for TOP LAYER then use 3 sheets, no not put almonds on top,
4BASTE top layer with butter.
SCORE with the point of a sharp knife in squares or diamond shapes.
5BAKE for 50 minutes, check, increase temp 350 continue baking until golden.
6BOIL honey, sugar, water, rinds, cinnamon TO MAKE A SYRUP, THEN remove rinds and cinnamin.
POUR over baklava, let cool, then cut the squares or diamond shapes.
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