Galaktoboureko

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Galaktoboureko
Three pieces of galaktoboureko
Three pieces of galaktoboureko
Alternative namesSweet Pastry
TypePastry
Place of originGreece
Serving temperatureDessert
Main ingredientsPhyllo, semolina custard[1]

Galaktoboureko (Greek: γαλακτομπούρεκο) is a Greek dessert of semolina custard in filo. The name means "milk börek". It may be made in a pan, with filo layered on top and underneath and cut into square portions, or rolled into individual servings (often approximately 10 cm (4 in) long). It is served or coated with a clear, sweet syrup. The custard may be flavored with lemon, orange, or rose.

Unlike mille-feuille, which it otherwise resembles, the custard is baked with the pastry,[2] not added afterwards.

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  1. ^ "Galaktoboureko". Allrecipes.com. Retrieved 22 June 2017.
  2. ^ "Galaktoboureko". Food.com. Retrieved 22 June 2017.

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