Martha Stewart Living Television, February 2001, Martha Stewart Living, May 2001, Unknown origin


Recipe Summary

Serves 8


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  • In a large skillet, heat 1/4 cup oil over medium heat. Add fennel bulb; cook, stirring occasionally, until just tender, about 3 minutes. Add scallions and chopped garlic, and cook for 2 minutes. Add greens, and cook, stirring, until wilted, about 2 to 3 minutes. Remove from heat, and season with fennel seeds and pepper to taste. Stir in mint. Transfer to a bowl until cooled completely. Crumble feta cheese over cooled greens; stir to combine. Taste and adjust seasoning. This should yield 2 cups.

  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Line a baking sheet with a rack. Spray rack with cooking spray. In a small saucepan, melt together remaining 1/2 cup oil and butter over medium heat. Lay one sheet of phyllo on a clean work surface with the long side parallel to edge of counter. Brush liberally with butter-oil mixture. Top with a second sheet of phyllo. Brush second sheet with butter-oil mixture. Cut in half crosswise. Place about 1/4 cup filling at one end of each half. Fold in sides, and roll up to form an egg-roll shape. Brush with butter-oil mixture, and prick in several spots with a toothpick or the tip of a paring knife. Transfer to prepared baking sheet. Repeat with remaining phyllo and filling.

  • Bake until golden brown and filling is heated through, 20 to 25 minutes. Cool briefly before cutting in half on the diagonal. Serve immediately.