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Spicy Spinach Hors D’€™oeuvres

Total Time: 30 MIN Makes: About 6-8 Servings
Prep Time: 15 MIN Cook Time: 15 MIN

Fresh, leafy spinach gets a kick from hot sauce and chili powder and an added creaminess from Greek-style yogurt in these Mini Phyllo Shell hors d’€™oeuvres.

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 small onion, finely chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
  • 10 ounces fresh spinach, washed and chopped
  • 1/4 cup chopped, toasted pine nuts
  • 1 teaspoon hot sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 cup Greek-style yogurt
  • 1 package (15 count) Athens® Phyllo Shells


In a medium skillet, heat olive oil until shimmering. Add chopped onion, garlic, oregano and chili powder.
Saute briefly until translucent. Add spinach, stirring to wilt completely. Add toasted nuts, hot sauce, salt and pepper. Allow to cool.
Combine cooled mixture with Greek-style yogurt.
Spoon mixture into Athens® Mini Phyllo Shells. Serve any remaining portion of mixture with fresh vegetables.