Spicy Feta Dip

Spicy Feta Dip

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"Tyrokafteri (in Greek) is a spicy feta and ricotta cheese dip."
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2 h 15 m servings 134 cals
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Original recipe yields 8 servings



  • Calories:
  • 134 kcal
  • 7%
  • Fat:
  • 9.3 g
  • 14%
  • Carbs:
  • 4.2g
  • 1%
  • Protein:
  • 8.3 g
  • 17%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 38 mg
  • 13%
  • Sodium:
  • 734 mg
  • 29%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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Nutritional Information

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Amount Per Serving
  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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  • Prep

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  1. Pulse feta cheese in a food processor just enough to get uniformly small crumbles; transfer to a bowl.
  2. Puree red peppers, peperoncini peppers, and cayenne pepper in the food processor until smooth. Mix pepper puree, ricotta cheese, and lemon juice into feta cheese until dip is an even texture and color. Transfer to a sealed container; refrigerate 2 hours to overnight.


  • Cook's Notes:
  • This is a good recipe for experimenting. Exchange the peperoncini for a couple of jalapenos and/or add a bit of garlic, etc. Some similar recipes use Greek yogurt instead of the ricotta. The roasted red bell peppers give it the color, which can also be varied.



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