Oxford Landing Estates

  • Serves 4
  • About 1 hour. (40 minutes active).

Ingredients

Pasta

  • 200 g Tipo '00' flour
  • 2 free range eggs
  • 4 free range egg yolks

Spanakopita Filling

  • 200 g feta grated
  • 150 g ricotta
  • ¼ cup parmesan grated
  • 1 golden shallot
  • 1 clove garlic
  • ½ tsp dill chopped
  • 1 tbsp parsely roughly chopped
  • 1 free range egg
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice

Sauce

  • ½ cup unsalted butter
  • ½ bunch sage leaves
  • 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • Zest of 1 lemon
  • 4 tbsp parmesan grated
  • Sea salt to season

Method

To make the pasta, place the flour onto a bench, make a well in the centre. Crack the eggs & yolks into the centre and lightly beat, then slowly work the flour into the eggs. Once all the flour is incorporated knead the dough for 5 minutes then wrap in cling film and allow to rest for ½ hr.

To make the filling, place all the ingredients into a large mixing bowl and mix together well, adjust seasoning to your taste if needed, set aside.

Once the pasta has rested you will need to roll through a pasta machine (follow manufacturers instructions) rolling to the thinnest setting.

Cut the pasta sheets into 10 cm x 10cm squares, lay them out into a floured bench, divide the filling between half the amount of pasta squares, then brush each edge with egg yolk and place the other remaining sheets on top, pinch the edges together, set aside.

Place a large high sided pan over a high heat, half fill with water, bring to the boil and add 1 tablespoon of sea salt. Place the ravioli into the boiling water and cook for 5 minutes, you will need to do this in batches, keep warm.

At the same time, place another medium size fry pan over a high heat, add the butter and sage, cook until the butter starts to turn nut brown then add the olive oil to prevent the butter from burning. Season with salt and remove from the heat and stir through the lemon juice & zest.

To serve, place the ravioli onto the serving plates, pour over the sage butter and sprinkle on the parmesan.

And to drink?

2016 Chardonnay

Pale straw green in colour. Aromas of fresh cut peach flesh with accents of wild honey and hints of lemon myrtle. These are supported by fig and cinnamon spice complexities from wild fermentation.

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