Pistachio Feta Cheese Spread

Sandra Choremi_Pistachio Feta Spread

It is always amusing to nibble something with drinks, before lunch is served.

Lively discussions, Bossa Nova music, beautiful flowers and smiles around a couple of entreés warm up the atmosphere….

Sandra Choremi_Pistachio Feta Spread
Sandra Choremi_Pistachio and Feta spread
Sandra Choremi_Pistachio Feta Spread

Feta Cheese mixed with herbs, lemon zest, garlic, chilly peppers Greek yogurt …

A drizzle of my favorite  Olive oil “My Fathers Olive Oil” you can order from Amazon if you live abroad..Premium extra virgin olive oil from Helia, in the southwestern Peloponnese in Greece.

Sandra Choremi_Pistachio Feta Spread

Pistachio and Feta Cheese Spread

Ingredients:

1 cup shelled pistachios, crushed 

1 garlic clove, peeled and crushed 

1 red pepper, finely chopped 

1 tablespoon of lemon zest 

1 small bunch of fresh dill, chopped

A few sprigs of fresh mint, chopped 

150-180 g Feta cheese, crumbled 

1 cup Greek yogurt 

2-3 tablespoons virgin olive oil 

½ teaspoon red pepper flakes 

Method:

  1. In a mortar crush the pistachio with the garlic.
  2. In a mixing bowl add the rest of the ingredients and mix with a fork.
  3. Can be served with a selection of raw vegetables or on wholemeal crackers or bread.
  4. Store in the refrigerator covered for a couple of days.
Sandra Choremi_Pistachio Feta Spread
Sandra Choremi_Pistachio Feta Spread
Sandra Choremi_Pistachio Feta Spread
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