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Baclava Recipezaar #206187 by Olga Drozd Recipe

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Makes 9 servings



Turkish Pastries With Nuts and Syrup (Baclava)

Recipe Ingredients for Baclava RecipeZaar #206187 by Olga Drozd

1 lb phyllo pastry (about 24 sheets)
16 tablespoons butter, melted
2 1/2 cups almonds, chopped
2 cups sugar
1/2 cup water
1 tablespoon lemon juice

Recipe Directions for Baclava RecipeZaar #206187 by Olga Drozd

  1. Brush a 9 x 12 inch dish with melted butter.

  2. Fold a sheet of filo in half and carefully lay in the pan.

  3. Brush with melted butter.

  4. Repeat until there are 6 layers of filo.

  5. Sprinkle 1/3 of the nuts on the last layer.

  6. Add 6 more filo leaves, brushing each one with melted butter.

  7. Add 1/3 more nuts.

  8. Repeat this procedure until all ingredients are used ending with a pastry layer.

  9. Brush the top layer with butter and cut into diamond shapes 2 inches wide.

  10. Bake in a preheated 350F oven for 30 minutes.

  11. Reduce the heat to 300 and continue baking for 30 minutes longer.

  12. FOR THE SYRUP: Add the sugar to the water.

  13. Add lemon juice and boil the syrup for 5 minutes.

  14. Pour over the warm pastry and let cool before serving.

Categories

Dessert, Christmas, Advance

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 161.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
656
Calories from Fat
328
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
36.5g
56%
Saturated Fat
14.6g
73%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
54mg
18%
Sodium
389mg
16%
Potassium
232mg
7%
Total Carbohydrates
76.8g
26%
Dietary Fiber
4.1g
16%
Sugars
45.5g
Protein
9.3g
Vitamin A 13% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 8% Iron 14%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C-
    Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sugar
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