What Is a Good Recipe That Uses Feta Cheese and Spinach?


A recipe for spinach and strawberry salad with feta cheese has a 5-star rating on AllRecipes.com as of 2015. Another good recipe is Suki's spinach and feta pasta, which has 4 1/2 stars.

To make a spinach and strawberry salad with feta cheese, start by tossing 10 ounces fresh spinach, 8 ounces crumbled feta cheese and 16 ounces of hulled and quartered strawberries in a large bowl. Prepare a dressing by whisking together 1/2 cup olive oil, 1/2 cup brown sugar, 1/4 cup white balsamic vinegar, 2 tablespoons sesame seeds, 1 tablespoon poppy seeds and 1/4 teaspoon paprika. Toss the salad with the dressing, and serve.

To make Suki's spinach and feta pasta, boil 8 ounces of penne pasta in lightly salted water until the noodles are firm but fully cooked. Drain the pasta, and set it aside. Heat 2 tablespoons olive oil in a skillet, and add 1/2 cup onion and 1 clove minced garlic. Saute until golden brown, and then stir in 3 cups chopped tomatoes, 1 cup sliced mushrooms, 2 cups spinach leaves, and salt, pepper and red pepper flakes to taste. Cook for 2 minutes, reduce heat to medium, and then stir in the pasta and 8 ounces of feta cheese before serving.

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