Pistachio Feta Cheese Spread

Sandra Choremi_Pistachio Feta Spread

It is always amusing having a small nibble just 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 … and a drizzle of my Favourite Olive Oil…

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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