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Greek Spinach Pie

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Ingredients
  Refrigerated pizza crust dough 1 Can (10 oz)
  Frozen chopped spinach 20 Ounce, thawed (Two 10 Ounce Packages)
  Chopped onions 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), minced
  Dried basil 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Fat free cottage cheese 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Feta cheese 4 Ounce, crumbled
  Evaporated skim milk 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Egg whites 8
Directions

Preheat the oven to 350°.
Lightly spray a 9" pie plate with olive oil no-stick spray.
Unroll the pizza dough.
Form the dough into a ball.
On a lightly floured surface, slightly flatten the dough with your hands.
Then roll the dough from the center to the edges to form a 12" circle.
Gently ease the dough into the prepared pie plate.
Set the pie shell aside.
Drain and squeeze the spinach to remove excess moisture.
Set the spinach aside.
Lightly spray an unheated small skillet with olive oil no-stick spray.
Add the onions, garlic and basil.
Cook and stir over medium heat until the onions are tender and translucent.
In a large bowl, beat together the cottage cheese and feta cheese until creamy and well blended.
Then beat in the milk and egg whites until combined.
Stir in the onion mixture and spinach.
Transfer the mixture to the pie shell.
Bake for 45 to 60 minutes or until a knife inserted in the center comes out clean.
Let stand for 15 minutes before serving.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Greek
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Pie
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Spinach
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
60 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
6

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