Definition of spanakopita
: a traditional Greek pie of spinach, feta cheese, and seasonings baked in phyllo
Recent Examples of spanakopita from the Web
There will be plenty of Greek foods available for sale, including souvlaki, pastitsio, spanakopita and gyros.
The other vegetarian dinner plate has tiropita (a triangular, layered pastry with a cheese filling), spanakopita (spinach pie), Greek-style green beans, salad, dolmades and a roll.
Here is the dish on this local eatery: On the menu: Classic Greek dishes such as spanakopita plus breakfast, lunch and dinner items including Angelo's salad, named for Pappas' father who visits often to greet regular customers.
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Origin and Etymology of spanakopita
Modern Greek spanakopēta, from spanaki spinach + pēta, pita pie
First Known Use: 1944See Words from the same year
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