Spinach Cheese Squares

Spinach Cheese Squares

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Deborah Anne Dannels

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@deb4325

This spinach recipe has a little 'bite' to it when you use pepper jack and cayenne - which I always do! If you like spinach, you should love this recipe. Either way, with a kick or mild, this recipe suits varied tastes.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
8 to 20
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 4 Tbsp
    butter or margarine
  • 3
    eggs
  • 1 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 c
    milk
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 lb
    pepper jack or montery jack or cheddar - shredded - pre-shredded works just fine
  • 20 oz
    frozen spinach - chopped - defrosted - well drained
  • 1/4 tsp
    cayenne - can be left out, depending on your taste

How to Make Spinach Cheese Squares

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350. In 9 x 13" pan, melt butter while preheating oven, then remove from oven. Squeeze excess water out of spinach with your hands.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, beat eggs, add flour, milk, salt, baking powder & spinach. Mix well. (You can also do this in your food processor.)
  3. Pour into baking pan and bake for 40 minutes. Cool 45 minutes to set. Cut into bite sized squares for appetizer. As a side dish, cut into 20 larger squares.
  4. Just a tip: when done, the center of this dish is still shiny and wet looking. IT WILL SET as it cools.

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About Spinach Cheese Squares

Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Southern
Dietary Needs: Wheat Free Low Carb



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