Homemade Gluten Free Phyllo Dough & 5 Delicious Recipes

August 18, 2011

Like many, I thought that gluten free phyllo dough was simply a myth - an unattainable pastry dough that exists only in my dreams! With dozens of recipes available online, your favorite phyllo-based treats can be ready right in your kitchen. Here are 5 fantastic recipes and a step-by-step online cooking class tutorial for homemade DIY phyllo dough!

Gluten Free Phyllo Dough & Spanikopita Recipe
Step-by-step instructions for homemade phyllo dough and the classic Greek starter, Spanikopita.

Goat Cheese, Apricot and Rosemary Purses
An incredibly aromatic and sweet-salty filling all wrapped up in crispy-crunchy phyllo dough.

Classic Rosewater Baklava
A traditional Middle Eastern dessert at home! (Translated from French)

Peanut Sesame Asparagus Wrapped in Phyllo
Tender asparagus wrapped in crispy phyllo dough with a peanut sesame dipping sauce -yum!

Sweet Potato Pecan Purses
Like the best part of Thanksgiving dinner available all year round, wrapped in crispy phyllo dough.

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mare's picture

my favorite is tiropita!

April Anderson's picture

I would LOVE to try making phyllo dough, however I am unable to tolerate corn in any form, is there a substitute for the corn starch?

ali murphy's picture

yes............ Arrowroot, my mum cant handle corn either but uses arrowroot fine.

paris's picture

We use hains potato starch we have severe corn allergy in our house as well.