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Popeye Pies

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  Frozen chopped spinach 20 Ounce (2 packages, 10 ounce each)
  Melted butter 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Minced onion 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Eggs 3 , beaten
  Nutmeg 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Shredded mozzarella cheese 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Shredded jack cheese 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Crumbled blue cheese 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Grated parmesan cheese 8 Ounce
  Bread crumbs 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Filo pastry sheets 1⁄2 Pound

Thaw spinach then squeeze to remove excess water.
Saute' onion in butter; add spinach and cook 5 minutes, or until most of the moisture evaporates.
Remove skillet from heat and stir in eggs, salt, pepper, nutmeg, cheeses and bread crumbs.
Cut pastry leaves lengthwise into 5" strips and keep covered with a damp tea towel.
Heat oven to 425 degrees.
Take a strip, brush lightly with melted butter.
Place 1 heaping tablespoon of spinach mixture in right hand corner and fold up like a flag into triangles.
Place on cooky sheets, brush with butter and bake 15 to 20 minutes, or until golden.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4694 Calories from Fat 2739

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 311 g479.1%

Saturated Fat 185.7 g928.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1440.2 mg480.1%

Sodium 7345.3 mg306.1%

Total Carbohydrates 274 g91.4%

Dietary Fiber 18 g71.8%

Sugars 12 g

Protein 181 g361.8%

Vitamin A 1239.7% Vitamin C 265.6%

Calcium 426.5% Iron 116%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Popeye Pies Recipe