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For the pastry:
Frequently asked questions:
WHAT IS BOREK/BUREK?
Börek (also known as burek) is a savory Turkish dish that is also very popular in Balkan countries and in the middle east. Turkish Börek comes in different sizes and shapes, can be filled with vegetarian filling, such as spinach and cheese or meat filling. Burek can be made with phyllo dough or puff pastry. Both versions are delicious.
CAN WE MAKE SPINACH AND CHEESE SWIRLS AHEAD OF TIME?
Yes, you can prepare the filling, then roll out the dough, cut into strips, fill, make a swirl. Then, when they are ready to bake, place them in the fridge for up to one day. When you want to bake them, preheat the oven and bake according to recipe directions.
HOW TO STORE SPINCH AND CHEESE BOREK?
Store the swirls in the fridge for up to 3 days. You can serve them cold or reheat them in the oven.