Spinaci alla fiorentina

Sautéed spinach

Preparation info

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By Tessa Kiros

Published 2003

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  • 5 medium-large fennel bulbs, washed and trimmed
  • about 60 g (½ cup) flour for


Make the béchamel sauce and set aside. Cook the spinach in boiling salted water for about 5 minutes. Drain well and chop finely.

Heat the olive oil in a saucepan. Add the garlic and as soon as it begins to sizzle, add the spinach. Lower the heat and cook for 5 or 10 minutes.

Add the béchamel, the pine nuts and the Parmesan cheese and heat through. Add a grinding of black pepper.