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phyllo-

A leaf; leaf-like; chlorophyll.
[G. phyllon, foliage]

phyllo-

[fil′ō-]
prefix meaning "leaves": phyllochlorin, phyllode, phyllosan.

phyllo-

prefix denoting a leaf.
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It requires hardly any work at all: 1 1/4 cups sugar 1 cup water 2 teaspoons lemon juice 2 teaspoons orange blossom water found in all Middle Eastern stores 2 cups walnuts, chopped 1 cup sugar 2 cups clarified butter (1 pound or 454 grams), melted 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 tablespoon orange blossom water 1 package phyllo (filo) sheets Place sugar and water in a pot, then place over medium heat and stir constantly until sugar is thoroughly dissolved and mixture comes to a boil.
6] Add remaining sheets of phyllo dough (at least eight), buttering between layers and on top of final sheet.
We tried the ktefa , made of golden, crispy, layered phyllo sheets with a mixture of milk mixed with starch, eggs and orange peel in between the layers.
I flagged down tabbouleh, later thankful that I hadn't grabbed spanakopita and its painstaking 24 layers of phyllo, with two fillings and two dozen painterly sweeps of butter.
The clean flavors and tastes of the dishes of the "everyday" make a smooth transition to restaurant fare; figs and dates are stuffed with goat cheese and sprinkled with silan and fresh toasted cinnamon bark, a slaw of shaved fennel, lime-green pistachios and extra virgin olive oil, tabbouleh with its green parsley contrasted against the translucent rubies of fresh pomegranate seeds, or fresh Bourikas (a favorite local pastry made of fresh phyllo sheets or multilayered, 98 percent butter puff pastry) filled with everything from golden thistle honey-soaked poppy seeds to fresh goat cheese, lamb and hyssop, fill the air and eyes with visions of Paris or the Riviera, and you haven't even left Tel Aviv's Carmel Street Market.
ULTRA-THIN FLATBREADS HAVE BEEN MADE THROUGHOUT THE MIDDLE EAST AND MEDITERR ANEAN FOR MILLENNIA AND ARE CALLED BY MANY NAMES TODAY IT IS THE GREEK NAME PHYLLO THAT WIDELY APPLIES PERHAPS IN DEFERENCE TO THOSE WHO FIGURED OUT HOW TO MAKE IT WITHOUT A ROLLING PIN.
MARINATED MIXED BERRIES IN PHYLLO CUPS 4 sheets phyllo pastry 2 tablespoons melted butter Marinated mixed berries 1 cup small whole strawberries 1/2 cup blackberries 1/2 cup red raspberries 1/4 cup blueberries 2 tablespoons orange liqueur Mint leaves Heat oven to 350 degrees.
From new specialty processes for spinning greek phyllo dough to just adding water to whip up some tasty Mexican recipes, over 75,000 restaurateurs and industry professionals had a plethora of choices to bring back to their particular eatery and perhaps one close to you.
The following categories of hot hors d'oeuvres are among commonly used for their practicality and customer appeal; they include skewered foods, quiches, strudel and phyllo, and dumpling and buns.
Spanakopita 2 pounds spinach 1 onion--finely diced 1/4 cup olive oil 1 cup green onion 1/2 cup minced parsley 1 tablespoon dill 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg 3/4 cup Feta cheese 3/4 cup cottage cheese 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese 4 eggs 2/3 cup butter 12 sheets Phyllo dough Steam spinach, press and drain.
Each section provides a Menu Profile--what to order and what not to order, from clam chowder to chocolate mousse; a Nutrition Snapshot--nutrition information for some popular dishes plus helpful hints about ordering; Green Flag Words--go-ahead-and-order words for ingredients, cooking methods and menu descriptions, like tandoori in Indian cuisine; and Red Flag Words--stop-and-consider words, which include phyllo dough, typical of Middle Eastern cuisine.