Marinated Feta Greek Cheese

Marinated Feta Greek Cheese

Marinated Feta Greek Cheese

A deliciously Marinated Greek Cheese recipe which I challenge you not to love!  It requires a little preparation but, totally worth it! Marinated Feta Greek Cheese is great on salads, in wraps or alone as a snack.

Check out my Watermelon with Mint and Feta salad or Green Lentil Salad with Feta for some great uses of this tasty cheese.

Marinated Feta Greek Cheese

Feta is one of the healthier cheese options and it pairs perfectly with oil and herbs.

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You simply Marinade the cheese in oil and add some of your favorites flavors. Here are some ideas if you want to change the recipe:

  • Basil
  • Mint
  • Chili
  • Sundried Tomatoes
  • Olives
  • Onions
  • Garlic
  • Rosemary
  • Parsley

Note:? Steps one and two should be carried out at least one hour before making the rest of the recipe.

Marinated Feta Greek Cheese Recipe

Marinated Feta Greek Cheese

Marinated Feta Greek Cheese

Delicious Greek Cheese that is worth the wait
Prep Time 20 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Side Dish
Cuisine greek
Servings 8
Calories 230 kcal


  • 400 g 14oz Feta Cheese
  • 235 ml Olive Oil
  • 5 peeled garlic cloves
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 1 red onion
  • 1 fresh red chilli
  • 1 tbsp. 15ml red wine vinegar
  • Large handful of coriander
  • Salt and Pepper


  • Finely slice chilli and mix with red wine vinegar and a generous pinch of salt in a small bowl and place in the fridge.
  • Place the garlic and olive oil in a bowl and cover with lid or cling film and place in the fridge for at least an hour.
  • Cut Feta into large cubes and place in a large Tupperware box.
  • Finely slice the red onion and coriander then scatter over the Feta, and add the remaining ingredients, the garlic oil, and vinegar mix and gently toss until the feta is coated, add more oil if required.
  • Seal the container and refrigerate for at least 2 hours.
  • Serve when the occasion arises ? will store for 3-5 days in the refrigerator.
Keyword greek cheese recipes, i cook the world, marinated cheese recipe

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If you are looking for a great way to use up your marinated feta why not check out my  Greek Superfood Salad Recipe

Nicola Turner

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