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baked feta wrapped in phyllo

Greek Baked Feta Cheese in Phyllo with Honey

Course Appetizer
Cuisine Greek, Mediterranean
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 2 -3
Author OliveTomato.com


  • 3 ounces feta cheese ideally you want the feta to be in the shape of a rectangle or square about 3 X 4 inches, so you can fold it easily
  • 1 phyllo sheet
  • 1-2 teaspoons honey
  • 1 teaspoon of sesame seeds
  • 1 tablespoon of olive oil for brushing


  • Preheat oven at 350 degrees Fahrenheit (180 degrees Celsius)
  • Toast the sesame seeds. Heat them on the stove to on medium heat for about 1-2 minutes, shaking the pan.
  • Spread the phyllo sheet and brush with olive oil (make sure you have covered the whole sheet with the olive oil.
  • Place the feta in the bottom of the phyllo and fold the sides over and then fold the cheese over until you have reached the end of the phyllo. Brush the outside with olive oil and place with folded sided on the bottom on a pan.
  • Bake for about 20 minutes.
  • Remove from oven drizzle with honey and sprinkle the sesame seeds over it.