Syrian Sfeeha (Meat Pies)

Syrian Sfeeha (meat Pies)

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Tracy Alexander

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These little meat pies really easy to make, and my kids have loved them since they were toddlers, which to me makes a successful dish! They are traditionally made with lamb, but I have always used ground turkey for a lower fat, affordable substitute.

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★★★★★ 2 votes

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Ingredients

  • 2 can(s)
    refrigerated biscuits, grand sized
  • 2 c
    onions, finely minced
  • ·
    olive oil
  • 2 lb
    ground turkey
  • 8 oz
    diced tomatoes
  • 1/2 c
    fresh parsley (or 1/4 c. dry reconstituted)
  • 1/2 c
    lemon juice
  • 1/4 c
    red wine vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp
    tomato paste
  • ·
    cayenne pepper
  • ·
    allspice
  • ·
    pepper
  • 1/3 c
    sesame tahini (for post-cook)

How to Make Syrian Sfeeha (Meat Pies)

Step-by-Step

  1. Place biscuits on baking sheets. Flatten slightly, and press a well into each. They'll look like little dough bowls. Set aside.
  2. In a bowl, mix all ingredients *except* lemon juice and tahini. Use the seasonings in the recipe to your taste. Cook this mixture in a frying pan.
  3. When cooked: Stir in sesame tahini and lemon juice. Use this mixture to fill the dents in the biscuits.
  4. Bake meat pies according to directions on the biscuit can.

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About Syrian Sfeeha (Meat Pies)

Course/Dish: Turkey Savory Pies
Regional Style: Middle Eastern
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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