Banitsa

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Banitsa

I`m presenting you the traditional Bulgarian pie made from the Phyllo Dough with the filling of simple and available products. Well-cooked Bulgarian Banitsa with the soft melting bryndza.

Ingredients:
  • Phyllo Dough of TM “Valesto” “Frozen Phyllo Dough for strudels and lasagne” – 8 sheets;
  • Butter oil or seed oil (of your choice) to grease the Phyllo Dough sheets – 50 g;
  • Bryndza – 200 g;
  • Cottage cheese – 100 g;
  • Kefir (butter milk) – 100 ml;
  • Sour cream – 200 g;
  • Hen`s egg – 1 pc;
  • Salt to your taste
Cooking method:
  • Open the dough defrosted according to the recommendations on the package and cover it with the cling film and a damp towel for it to not dry out.
  • Heat the oven to 220 °С.
  • Stir some cottage cheese with some bryndza and kefir. Salt it to your taste.
  • Grease a dough sheet with some butter or oil. Spread 1/8 part of the filling (circa 50 g) over the dough and roll it.
  • Put a roll to the bottom of the greased case. Do the same with other sheets of the Phyllo Dough.
  • Prepare a dressing. For this, mix the sour cream with an egg and salt it to your taste. Pour the mixture of sour cream and eggs over the rolls laid in the case.
  • Bake about 30 minutes at temperature of 180 °С until golden brown.