Show Subscription Form




Feta-Spinach Melts Recipe
Feta-Spinach Melts Recipe photo by Taste of Home

Feta-Spinach Melts Recipe

Publisher Photo
Spinach and feta cheese top crisp slices of French bread in the festive-looking hors d'oeuvres sent in by Alina Abbott of Mesa, Arizona. "I've made these appetizers for parties, and everyone raves about them," she writes.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min.
MAKES:10 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min.
MAKES: 10 servings

Ingredients

  • 3 packages (6 ounces each) fresh baby spinach, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon water
  • 1/2 cup crumbled feta cheese
  • 1 plum tomatoes, seeded and chopped
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped red onion
  • 3 tablespoons fat-free mayonnaise
  • 3 tablespoons fat-free sour cream
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon dill weed
  • 20 slices French baguette (1/2 inch thick)

Nutritional Facts

Two slices equals 100 calories, 3 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 8 mg cholesterol, 400 mg sodium, 15 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 4 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 starch, 1/2 fat.

Directions

  1. In a large microwave-safe bowl, combine spinach and water. Cover and microwave on high for 1-1/2 to 2 minutes or until spinach is wilted, stirring twice; drain and squeeze dry. Add the feta cheese, tomato, onion, mayonnaise, sour cream, garlic, salt and dill weed; set aside.
  2. Arrange bread on a baking sheet. Broil 4 in. from the heat for 1-2 minutes or until lightly toasted. Spread each with about 1 tablespoonful spinach mixture. Broil 3-4 minutes longer or until heated through. Yield: 10 servings.
Editor's Note: This recipe was tested in a 1,100-watt microwave.
Originally published as Feta-Spinach Melts in Light & Tasty December/January 2005, p19

Nutritional Facts

Two slices equals 100 calories, 3 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 8 mg cholesterol, 400 mg sodium, 15 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 4 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 starch, 1/2 fat.

Medium-Bodied White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a medium-bodied white wine such as Riesling or Gewürtztraminer

Reviews for Feta-Spinach Melts

AVERAGE RATING
   (3)
RATING DISTRIBUTION
5 Star
 (2)
4 Star
 (1)
3 Star
 (0)
2 Star
 (0)
1 Star
 (0)
MY REVIEW
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
""
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Sort By :
MY REVIEW
Reviewed Dec. 1, 2011

this was delicious!!!!!

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Mar. 31, 2010

Extremely easy to make and absolutely delicious! I served them at a potluck dinner and everyone really liked them.

Loading Image
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT

Contests & Promotions

Contests & Promotions

Follow Us

Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT