Spinach and Cheese Bake

    Spinach and Cheese Bake

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    45min


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    About this recipe: Spinach, feta, cottage cheese and seasonings are topped with buttered breadcrumbs, before being baked until golden brown. Serve as a main course or side dish.

    Ingredients
    Serves: 6 

    • 900g spinach, rinsed and chopped
    • 225g feta cheese, crumbled
    • 1 (250g) tub cottage cheese
    • 1 small onion, chopped
    • 3/4 teaspoon chicken seasoning
    • 2 teaspoons chopped fresh dill
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
    • salt to taste
    • 215g breadcrumbs
    • 60g butter, melted

    Method
    Prep:15min  ›  Cook:30min  ›  Ready in:45min 

    1. Preheat oven to 180 C / Gas 4. Lightly grease one 23x33cm or similar sized baking dish.
    2. In a large bowl, combine the spinach, feta cheese, cottage cheese, onion, chicken seasoning, dill, pepper and salt. Mix well and pour into prepared dish.
    3. Mix together the breadcrumbs and butter. Sprinkle over spinach mixture and bake at 180 C / Gas 4 for 30 minutes.
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    33

    I followed the advice of a few reviewers (and my own instincts) and made a few changes: I cut the spinach in half and the breadcrumbs in half; I added 2 eggs to make it cuttable; I skipped the dill and poultry seasoning and instead added 1 teaspoon minced garlic; I also substituted 15 ounces of ricotta for the 8 ounces of cottage cheese.  -  07 Feb 2008  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)

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    32

    Will definitely make it again, but with some alterations. I used 1/2 the spinach so it stayed good and cheesy, but I should have cut the breadcrumbs too (way too much). Next time I'm adding garlic and taking out the poultry seasoning (made it taste like stuffing to me). Note: tastes great the day you make it, but loses its appeal the next day as leftovers.  -  09 Mar 2003  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)

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    19

    I liked it..but changed it a bit- used mozzarella instead of feta, omitted the dill and poultry seasoning and added four eggs to make it 'cuttable' ...it was delicious! oh, and I used frozen spinach without any problems, I just made sure that I defrosted it and squeezed all of the water out.  -  26 Dec 2006  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)

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