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Meat Filled Fila Triangles

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  Lean ground beef 1 Pound
  Garlic salt 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Onion salt 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Tomato sauce 8 Ounce (1 Can)
  Dry red wine 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Grated parmesan cheese 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Egg 1 , lightly beaten
  Filo dough sheets 6
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄4 Pound, melted (1/2 Cup)

Crumble meat into a frying pan and cook, stirring, over medium heat until browned; drain off excess fat.
Add garlic salt, onion salt, tomato sauce, and wine.
Cook until much of the liquid is evaporated.
Cover and simmer 20 minutes (sauce should be quite thick).
Let cool a few minutes, then stir in cheese and egg.
Lay out fila, one sheet at a time (keep remaining fila covered with clear plastic film); lightly brush with butter and cut into 3-inch-wide strips.
Place 1 heaping teaspoon meat filling in 1 corner, fold over into a triangle, and continue folding until filling is completely encased in fila.
Repeat, cutting fila strips and folding the other pastries.
Place about 1 1/2 inches apart on an ungreased baking sheet and bake, uncovered, in a 375° oven for 10 minutes or until golden brown.
Serve warm. or cover and refrigerate until next day; for longer storage, wrap airtight and freeze.
To reheat (thaw if frozen), bake, uncovered, in a 350° oven for 8 to 10 minutes or until hot throughout.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish
Party, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
40 Minutes
Ready In: 
45 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2713 Calories from Fat 1320

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 150 g230%

Saturated Fat 80.5 g402.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 742.8 mg247.6%

Sodium 1849.4 mg77.1%

Total Carbohydrates 169 g56.2%

Dietary Fiber 9.4 g37.6%

Sugars 19.9 g

Protein 135 g269.7%

Vitamin A 88.4% Vitamin C 49.5%

Calcium 44.1% Iron 62.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Meat Filled Fila Triangles Recipe