Italian Spinach Torta

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  • 15 min prep time
  • 1 hr 15 min total time
  • 8 ingredients
  • 12 servings

Ingredients

Crust

1
box Pillsbury™ refrigerated pie crusts, softened as directed on box

Filling

1
box (9 oz) Green Giant™ frozen spinach, thawed, squeezed to drain
1
cup ricotta cheese
1/2
cup grated Parmesan cheese
1/4
to 1/2 teaspoon garlic salt
1/4
teaspoon pepper
1
egg, separated
1
teaspoon water

Directions

  1. 1 Make pie crusts as directed on box for Two-Crust Pie using 10-inch tart pan with removable bottom or 9-inch glass pie pan. Place 1 pie crust in pan; press in bottom and up sides of pan. Trim edges if necessary.
  2. 2 Place oven rack in lowest rack position; heat oven to 400°F. In medium bowl, mix spinach, ricotta cheese, Parmesan cheese, garlic salt, pepper and egg yolk until well blended; spread evenly in crust-lined pan.
  3. 3 To make lattice top, cut remaining pie crust into 3/4-inch-wide strips; arrange in lattice design over spinach mixture. Trim and seal edges. In small bowl with fork, beat egg white and water; gently brush over lattice.
  4. 4 Bake on lowest oven rack 45 to 50 minutes or until dark golden brown. If necessary, cover torta with foil during last 5 to 10 minutes of baking to prevent excessive browning. Cool 10 minutes; remove sides of pan.

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