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Spanakopita Grilled Cheese

BS' in the Kitchen
This traditional Greek dish gets a makeover with two slices of bread!
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Servings 1


  • olive oil
  • 3/4 cup packed chopped spinach
  • 1/4 cup chopped yellow onion
  • 2 tbsp chopped green onion
  • 1/2 clove minced garlic
  • 2 tbsp ricotta
  • 4-5 tbsp feta
  • salt & pepper
  • butter
  • 2 slices of french bread


  • In a pan on medium heat, add onion and some olive oil, cooking onion until beginning to soften.
  • Add minced garlic, cook for 1-2 minutes.
  • Add spinach and green onion, once spinach begins to wilt, add feta, and salt & pepper to taste, cooking for another minute or two.
  • Butter the outside of each slice of bread.
  • Spread one tablespoon of ricotta cheese on the inside of each slice.
  • Place spinach mixture into sandwich.
  • Cook sandwich until golden brown on each side.