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Black Forest Ham Phyllo Canapes

Total Time: 30 MIN Makes: 30 appetizers
Prep Time: 15 MIN Cook Time: 15 MIN

Looking for easy hor dourves recipes to bring to your next party? Try this tasty combination with sweet onion and Black Forest ham and so easy to make.

  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • 1 medium onion, thin sliced
  • 1 package (8 ounces) herbed goat cheese
  • 4 thick slices Black Forest ham
  • 2 packages (15 count, each) Athens® Mini Phyllo Shells


Melt butter in a large sauté pan. Add onions and cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally until onions are brown and caramelized, approximately 15 minutes. Remove from heat.

Spread goat cheese evenly over each slice of ham, leaving a 1/4” border. Starting at the short end, roll up each slice (jelly roll style). Cut each roll into 1/4” pinwheels. Place a teaspoon of onions in each shell. Gently “nest” a pinwheel into each.


Serving size: 1 shell (17g); Calories: 40; Calories from Fat: 30; Total Fat: 3.5g; Saturated Fat: 2g; Trans Fat: 0g; Cholesterol: 15mg; Sodium: 50mg; Dietary Fiber: 0g; Total Carbohydrates: 1g; Sugars: 1g; Protein: 2g


For added crispness, preheat oven to 350⁰F. Place empty shells on a baking sheet and bake for 3-5 minutes. Cool and fill.