Artichoke Phyllo Squares

  • Yield 48 servings

A cheesy artichoke mixture layered with buttery phyllo dough forms this tasty appetizer.

Ingredients

2 -- (16-ounce) cans artichokes, drained and chopped
1 -- (15-ounce) container ricotta cheese
1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1/4 cup chopped onion
2 tablespoons chopped parsley
1 -- egg
-- Tabasco sauce to taste
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1 -- (16-ounce) package frozen phyllo dough, thawed
1 1/4 cups melted margarine

Instructions

  1. Combine artichokes, ricotta cheese, Parmesan cheese, onion, parsley, egg, Tabasco sauce, salt, and pepper in bowl; mix well.
  2. Place 1 sheet phyllo dough on buttered 9×13-inch baking dish; brush with margarine.  Fold in edges of phyllo to fit dish.  Repeat process until half the phyllo dough is layered in dish. 
  3. Spread artichoke filling in prepared dish.  Top with remaining phyllo dough, brushing each layer with margarine.
  4. Cut into 48 squares with sharp knife.  Bake at 400F for 20 to 30 minutes or until golden brown.

 

Recipe reprinted with permission from The Junior League of Wheeling’sThe Best of Wheeling (Wheeling, West Virginia, 1994).

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