Torta Di Spinachi Recipe

Looking for an easy Torta Di Spinachi recipe? Learn how to make Torta Di Spinachi using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by VildanKirby

Makes 8 servings



Heavy Cream version of Spinach Torta

Recipe Ingredients for Torta Di Spinachi

2 cups all purpose flour, extra for kneading dough
1/2 cup unsalted butter(4 oz.)
4 whole eggs (1 yoke + 3 eggs) , beaten
5 tbs milk
1/4 cup golden raisins, soak 30 minutes in water, drain
3/4 cup heavy cream
1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1 tsp salt
1 tsp ground pepper
2 1/2 tbs (1 oz.) Pine nuts

Recipe Directions for Torta Di Spinachi

  1. Combine flour and salt in the work bowl and using

  2. metal blades process briefly to mix. Add butter and process until the

  3. ingredients resemble course meal. Next add egg yoke and milk and process

  4. until dough forms a ball around the blades. Remove dough, shape to ball,

  5. wrap in plastic wrap and refrigerate for 1 hour.

  6. Pre?heat oven to 350 degrees. Using 1 tbs. butter, grease a 9 inch tart pan

  7. with a removable bottom and then dust with flour. Using a lightly floured

  8. board, roll out the dough into a round shape, making it 1 inch larger than

  9. the diameter of the pan. Line the prepared pan with the pastry dough and

  10. trim.

  11. In a bowl, combine the blanched, chopped spinach, raisins, whole eggs, cream

  12. and Parmesan cheese. Mix well and season with salt and pepper to taste. Pour

  13. into the pastry?lined tart pan and top with the pine nuts. Bake in oven

  14. until it is golden, about 40 minutes. Remove, let cool slightly and then

  15. transfer to a serving dish. Serve Torta luke warm or cool.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 102.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
350
Calories from Fat
198
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
22.0g
34%
Saturated Fat
11.9g
60%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
145mg
48%
Sodium
508mg
21%
Potassium
150mg
4%
Total Carbohydrates
29.2g
10%
Dietary Fiber
1.2g
5%
Sugars
3.6g
Protein
9.6g
Vitamin A 13% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 11% Iron 12%
* 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 cholesterol
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